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Tips for being a “Sandwich” Caregiver

Conservative estimates put approximately 10 million people in the United States in the group of caregivers for an aging loved one, many of which also have children of their own living at home. This makes them “sandwich” caregivers. Beyond the role of a caregiver, some are still working part, or even full time. It is […]

By |May 9th, 2022|Blog|Comments Off on Tips for being a “Sandwich” Caregiver

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 2nd, 2022|Blog|Comments Off on What Are The Different Kinds of Dementia?

How to Survive a Heart Attack When Alone

I recently had someone send me this via email and thought it would be a great idea to put out on our blog. Read this little situation and instructions and then share with others if possible. It could save your or someone else’s life!!

Lets say its 7.25pm and you’re going home (alone of course) after […]

By |April 25th, 2022|Blog|Comments Off on How to Survive a Heart Attack When Alone

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 4th, 2022|Blog|Comments Off on Activities and Dementia