Memory Care Checklist: Questions To Ask When Considering A Memory Care Community

Posted by Mike McQuinn on September 1, 2017 | no comments

If you have an aging loved one dealing with Alzheimer’s, finding the right place for them can be a difficult task. It can be almost impossible to care for them yourself due to the difficulties that such an illness can pose, but it’s also understandable that you will be very careful about who you choose […]

What Are The 7 Stages of Dementia?

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Having a loved one suffer through dementia is one of the toughest experiences in life. It’s heart-rending to watch, in the span of a few years, a loved family member go from vibrant and happy to be unable to recognize you or remember where they are. Understanding the progression of dementia is important for many […]

The Best Computers for Seniors

Posted by Mike McQuinn on June 2, 2017 | no comments

Everyone needs a computer these days, it seems. Because of this, you may be looking into a computer for the eldest members of your household, your parents or grandparents. And if you’re looking at buying a new computer, you see that there are literally tens of thousands of options. Before we can talk about what […]

Transitioning into Assisted Living with Pets

Posted by Mike McQuinn on May 24, 2017 | no comments

Moving into an assisted living facility is stressful no matter the circumstances. For many, it is the first time they have not resided in their home for years. They also have to get used to different schedules, interactions with staff and peers, different meal variations, potential roommates, and the general aura of the living conditions. […]

Stress Management Tips for Seniors

Posted by Mike McQuinn on May 16, 2017 | no comments

Stress doesn’t simply evaporate from the life of your senior family members just because they no longer have to go to work from nine till five. In fact, it can be even more difficult for them to deal with their stress, due to the fact that they may not be physically active enough to get […]

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