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 […]
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 […]
Shared with permission from Eric Jackson and Genworth Financial Agency, Inc.
HELP PRESERVE YOUR ASSETS WITH LONG TERM CARE PLANNING
If you’re a member of the Baby Boomer generation (born between 1944 and 1964), you already know how important it is to save for your retirement. The security our parents once had through company pensions has all […]
As discussed in a previous blog article, Alzheimer’s disease is a multi-stage, incurable, progressive disorder that generally progresses over 8-10 years or more, but always results in death. Every individual is different, but the first few stages typically develop and progress rather slowly, but will gradually worsen with time. More often than not, the later […]