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Searching for the sunshine through the gloom of Alzheimer’s? These books can help.

Alzheimer’s affects over 40 million people worldwide and is growing significantly. Educate yourself this month and understand what it means to those affected by this illness. Here are a few books to get… Read More

Somebody Stole My Iron ~ A Family Memoir of Dementia

Navigating the waters of dementia can be frightening, unleashing a myriad of emotions for everyone involved. After Vicki Tapia’s mother was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, followed closely by her father with Parkinson’s disease-related… Read More

10 Facts You Need To Know About Hospice

Is hospice care the right option for you or a loved one? by Paula Spencer Scott, AARP Bulletin         An interesting thing happens when Dawn Gross brings up hospice to… Read More

Health & You: Seniors & Swimming

In The Swim: Blog ~ www.intheswim.com By: Dr. Pool     Exercise is important for all ages. For older adults, it’s no different; exercise is essential. It can take many forms, and for… Read More

Heat Stress in the Elderly

          Elderly people (that is, people aged 65 years and older) are more prone to heat stress than younger people for several reasons: Elderly people do not adjust as… Read More

Preventing Alzheimer’s Disease May Be Easier Than You Think

Do you have insulin resistance? If you don’t know, you’re not alone. This is perhaps the single most important question any of us can ask about our physical and mental health—yet most patients,… Read More

The 36 Hour Day

A Family Guide to Caring for People Who Have Alzheimer Disease, Other Dementias, and Memory Loss Through five editions, The 36-Hour Day has been an essential resource for families who love and care… Read More

Senior Sing A-Long Treat Yo’ Self Lunch

                    Description Come treat yourself and support a wonderful cause. Senior Sing A-Long is hosting an open-house style ladies lunch in a beautiful setting… Read More

Wine and Welcome, February 15th from 4-6PM

“Navigating the Senior Care Maze” Part 1 – What is Medicare?