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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 |June 28th, 2021|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 |June 21st, 2021|Blog|Comments Off on Social Isolation and Risk of Death

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 |June 14th, 2021|Blog|Comments Off on Activities and Dementia

Summer Safety

It seems summer may arrive a bit early this year, and we are all enjoying the outdoors more and more. Here are a few things to remember as we spend more time outdoors this season.

Remain Hydrated: Bring a bottle of water wherever you go

Wear comfortable well-fitting shoes, preferably with a non-slip sole

Make sure walkways around […]

By |June 7th, 2021|Blog|Comments Off on Summer Safety