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Spring and Allergies

Springtime is finally coming . . . . I hope!
Of course, along with the arrival of spring, come the pollen and all the other environmental allergens that can result in a runny nose, redden the eyes, scratchy throat, and so on.
So, be vigilant! A scratchy throat can often be helped by increasing fluid intake or […]

By |March 19th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Spring and Allergies

Pain and Dementia

Irrespective of degree of cognitive impairment, the impact of untreated pain in older people can be devastating.Pain in people with dementia is a critical public health problem. As the population of older adults’ increases, hospital nurses are more likely to encounter patients with dementia admitted for acute and often painful conditions. Indeed, nearly 50% of […]

By |March 12th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Pain and Dementia

Fall Proofing Your Home

By: Jacob Gottlieb

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, one in every three adults age 65 or older

may experience a fall each year. A fall can cause serious injuries such as head traumas or hip fractures.

These slips or tumbles are the leading cause for fatal and nonfatal injuries in older adults. Even though

a […]

By |March 5th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Fall Proofing Your Home

Stress and Memory Loss

There is a substantial body of evidence about the effects stress can have on your body, both short term, and long term.  When a person is placed in a stressful situation, there is a biochemical response in the body involving a plethora of hormones, and these hormones can have lasting effect on the body and […]

By |February 26th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Stress and Memory Loss