August 22, 2017

Tips for Dementia Caregivers

It is hard enough watching someone you love and care about suffer with dementia. Any many times, loved ones are the ones that deal with all of the challenges faced with being a caregiver. It can be a frustrating and overwhelming task. Coping with these common frustrations prevents negative impacts on your emotional and physical…

August 20, 2017

The Link Between MCI & Dementia

People who have MCI are often at a more increased risk to develop dementia. Mild cognitive impairment is not a form of dementia, but can be considered a pre-dementia condition that causes systems to worsen over time. It is reported that 5-20 percent of people over the age of 65 develop MCI. The Alzheimer’s Association…

July 23, 2017

Brain Training Gets a Boost in Confidence

There is still no cure for dementia, but a recent study has found that brain training has a positive impact on cognitive functions. We have talked about the importance of brain health when it comes to mitigating memory loss, but it can be difficult to convince people. It can take a long time to get…