Warning Signs of Alzhiemer’s Disease

WARNING SIGNS OF ALZHEIMER’S The following list has been developed by The Alzheimer’s Association to help families who are unsure what to look for in an elderly parent. 1. Short Term Memory Loss – forgetting new information and asking for the same...

How Important is the Socialization of the Elderly?

The long barren hallways of a nursing home, ten or twenty wheelchair bound frail seniors, heads slumped down, never looking up at the scurrying nurses rushing by to handle one emergency after another – the picture is indeliby written on our minds. This is not...

Convincing Parents When It’s Time To Move

TALKING TO YOUR PARENTS ABOUT ASSISTED LIVING Often the time comes when an adult child needs to consider having his or her parents move to an assisted living facility. This may be because of a chronic health condition that is currently in decline, repeated falls, a...