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What Are The Different Kinds of Dementia?

It is truly helpful to understand there are multiple different types of dementia, all of which may present with different symptoms, and may have vastly different prognoses and treatment options. In general, there are 5 major groups; Primary, Secondary, Progressive, Cortical, and Subcortical Dementia. Classification in one of these groups is not exclusive of another […]

By |May 20th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on What Are The Different Kinds of Dementia?

Social Isolation and Risk of Death

​It is an all too familiar story. “When Mom passed, we had Dad move in with us so we could be closer to him, and help take care of him. We both work during the day, but he enjoyed the peace and quiet at home. I don’t know how it happened; everything seemed to slip […]

By |May 13th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Social Isolation and Risk of Death

Reporting Nursing Home Abuse

Detecting the signs of elder abuse within a nursing home or assisted living facility can be very difficult. Unfortunately not all of us are able to see our loved ones on a weekly basis. When you do visit, be sure to ask how your loved one is feeling, and how they are being treated within […]

By |May 6th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Reporting Nursing Home Abuse

Activities and Dementia

Whether your loved one has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or another type of progressive dementia, or has survived a stroke and is showing signs of vascular dementia, or is merely progressing in age, it is important for individuals to stay active. Highlighted by recent findings associating social isolation and depression with higher risk of […]

By |April 29th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Activities and Dementia