January 16, 2018

Tips to Remain Positive When a Loved One Has Dementia

It is common to degenerate physically and mentally as we age. But sometimes the mind deteriorates faster and it can be hard on all involved. With mild to severe loss of mental function that can result in impaired cognition, it can leave one frustrated and scared. It can also be tough to detect dementia in…

January 7, 2018

Dementia Continues to Spread Fast and We Still Aren’t Ready

Alzheimer’s is expected to double by 2060, impacting more than 15 million Americans in the next 40 years. In the United States only, 6 million people currently suffer from cognitive impairment. The increase in dementia is mainly due to a large aging population along with a growing life expectancy. There is currently no cure and…

January 7, 2018

Winter Safety Tips for Those Impacted by Dementia

Winter time brings harsh weather conditions across most of the country. These conditions are often even more difficult on those with Alzheimer’s. The Alzheimer’s Association has released some tips on how to stay safe this winter. Those with Alzheimer’s can sometimes leave their unfamiliar surroundings and can wander around, putting them at risk for getting…