• How to Find Assisted Living in San Antonio

    In San Antonio, assisted living options aren’t difficult to find. With about 165 facilities to choose from, finding a place where your loved one can call home has many options. Some of the services provided by assisted living facilities not only provide safe places to live, but services too. There...

  • How to Design a Home for the Person with Alzheimer’s

    When a loved one begins to develop signs of Alzheimer’s disease, steps need to be taken to be sure that where the person is living is safe. This is because Alzheimer’s care is different than taking care of a loved one with, for example, a heart attack problem. Also, a...

  • Tips for Alzheimer’s communication

    For a person who has Alzheimer’s and the person who is giving the loved one Alzheimer’s care, communication can become difficult. This is because every person who has Alzheimer’s has different changes happen which affect his or her ability to communicate. The changes in Alzheimer’s communication differ as the disease...

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      Halloween fun is soon to begin. Hope your day is awesome and full of great treats. Have a bewitching night and a very happy Halloween!  

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    Maple Syrup Can Cure Alzheimer’s Disease

    Researchers at the American Chemical Society say that pure maple syrup may help to prevent “misfolding” and the clumping of brain cell proteins. These proteins when they build up cause plaques which can trigger Alzheimer’s disease. So it was found that by using an extract from the maple syrup, two...

  • BABYSITTING PREVENTS ALZHEIMER'S

    Grandparents Who Babysit Are Less Likely to Develop Alzheimer’s

    Grandchildren add joy to the lives of grandparents, but now a study shows that they may add something else dealing with Alzheimer’s prevention depending on the circumstances. In fact, the North American Menopause Society did a study of 120 grandparents who lived in Australia. They found that grandparents who babysat...

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    Dental Care for Alzheimer’s Patients (Part 2)

    In Part 1, we covered the causes of dental care issues for Alzheimer’s and dementia patients. In Part 2, we’re covering how each stage of Alzheimer’s affects the person suffering from this debilitating disease’s reaction to dental treatment. Plus; how to tell if that person has a dental issue if...

  • Dental Care for Alzheimer’s Patients (Part 1)

    Alzheimer’s and dementia both get worse as time goes on. So one important thing is to start early in the disease with a dental care program as soon after diagnosis as possible. Because when oral health is maintained; dignity, social interaction, self-esteem and nutrition is affected positively. While with poor...

  • Ways to Ease the Search for Assisted Living

    If you have an elderly parent that’s starting to have trouble living on his or her own, then you should bring up assisted living. The idea is to start having conversations about it with your loved one before there is a crisis. Now some of the signs that the conversation...

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    Benefits of Gardening for Seniors with Alzheimer’s

    Therapeutic gardens are designed in assisted living facilities to increase sensory stimulation dealing with Alzheimer’s care or dementia patients. These gardens allow the residents to access the gardens on a daily basis. They provide reflection opportunities, exercise and the enjoyment of nature up close. In addition, although the dementia and...