Tag Archive: day centers

November 13, 2017

Bathing Alzheimer’s Patients – TIPS AND TECHNIQUES

Carole Larkin, a geriatric care manager for ThirdAge Services, knows that many caregivers want to “pull their hair out” when… Read More

November 1, 2017

Aricept Ranks Highest Among Drugs to Treat Alzheimer’s

A new analysis that looked at four drugs currently approved to treat the mental decline of Alzheimer’s disease found that… Read More

November 1, 2017

Predicting Who Will Get Alzheimer’s

It’s practically impossible today to predict if older adults with memory problems will go on to develop full-blown Alzheimer’s disease.… Read More

October 17, 2017

Exercise Vigorously and Often to Boost Brain Health

A regular and rigorous exercise program can help to preserve memory and thinking skills in people over 50, a large… Read More

October 17, 2017

Personality Changes Are Not the Earliest Sign of Alzheimer’s

People with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia typically display troubling changes in behavior and personality. People may become… Read More