Pets can offer a variety of benefits to the lives of seniors including companionship, joy, and a sense of responsibility. This is an amazing and informative article from Always Best Care Senior Services touching on the positive impact pets can have! #seniorcare
A dementia or Alzheimer’s diagnosis can be daunting for a couple to take on. In this episode of Teepa Snow’s podcast an amazing couple talks about how they are moving forward and enjoying life after a dementia diagnosis. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BrDOoNI6sdA
Valentine’s Day is an amazing day to reach out and connect with loved ones affected by Alzheimer’s. The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America has put together some great tips for connecting today, and everyday!
Introducing care aides is always an adjustment and can sometime prove difficult. Here is another great episode of Teepa’s Snows podcast with tips on the transition. This week she touched upon ‘How to Successfully Introduce Care Aides into your Home.’
Joan, and her team at Next Street Driver Rehab Services, work with a variety of people with various medical conditions that may need to learn special skills and techniques to help them drive. Seniors, specifically with dimentia/Alzheimer’s, is one of the many group that they help. Whether they are teaching them new techniques or talking …
Understanding how to deal with dementia/Alzheimer’s can be overwhelming for everybody. The best thing to do is seek help from the experts. Teepa Snow’s Dementia Care Partner Talk Show is an amazing resource to help you “navigate the senior care maze,” as she likes to put it. Here is a great episode on the ‘benefits …
This article helps to reinforce the importance of controlling blood pressure and its connection to Alzheimer’s/Dementia. Thanks to the National Institute of Aging for posting this informative article. Link: Article Link!