Wishing you a Happy New Year with the hope that you will have many blessings in the year to come.
The holiday season can cause mixed feelings for a family affected by Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia. While typically a time for celebration, families may experience a sense of loss for the way things used to be. For caregivers, the … Read More
Difficulty keeping track of time Sleeping for most of the day Poor diet or weight loss Loss of interest in hobbies and activities Changes in mood or extreme mood swings Difficulty getting up from a seated position Difficulty with walking, … Read More
Most of these scams take place over the telephone, but some do occur via email, U.S. mail and door-to-door visits. Fraudulent callers typically steal a person’s identity by making up stories to try to obtain their name, Social Security number … Read More
Whether a friend has offered to sit with your loved one for a few hours each day while you’re gone or you’ve decided to hire 24-hour home care, it’s important to carefully evaluate your chosen respite care provider(s) ahead of … Read More
Long-term care Medicaid is a joint federal and state program that helps seniors (and individuals with disabilities) with low income and limited assets get the care they need. Specific income and asset limits vary depending on factors like the kind … Read More
Changes in Physical Function and Mental Status Difficulty keeping track of time Sleeping for most of the day Poor diet or weight loss Loss of interest in hobbies and activities Changes in mood or extreme mood swings Difficulty getting up … Read More