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Dementia vs. Delirium

One of the most common mistakes made when it comes to a sudden change in a loved one’s cognitive status is to assume it is a normal part of aging. “Grandpa is getting senile.” Mom is just getting old.” Although cognitive abilities do tend to dull somewhat with age, it is not normal for someone […]

By |December 6th, 2021|Blog|Comments Off on Dementia vs. Delirium

How to speak to the physician

A recurring problem we encounter with our families and caregivers at Centennial Adultcare Center is frustration with their physician in not “fixing” the difficulty they are having with their loved one. Many of this issue occur because their time with the physician is short, their loved one is often with them, and they often fail […]

By |November 29th, 2021|Blog|Comments Off on How to speak to the physician

Happy Thanksgiving

From the staff at Centennial Adultcare Center, we would like to wish everyone a safe and happy Thanksgiving later this week! We hope everyone can enjoy some time with friends and family, and eat their fill!

By |November 22nd, 2021|Blog|Comments Off on Happy Thanksgiving

Alzheimer’s Disease and Sundowning

Sundowning, or sundown syndrome, affects some folks who have Alzheimer’s illness and dementia. People with dementia who “sundown,” encounter periods of increased confusion and agitation as the sun goes down; and occasionally through the night. Sundowning may prevent individuals with dementia from sleeping well. It might also make them more prone to wander. Sundowning is […]

By |November 15th, 2021|Blog|Comments Off on Alzheimer’s Disease and Sundowning