April 20, 2016
Dementia Related to Hearing Loss

Dementia Related to Hearing Loss

Hearing Loss Speeds up Brain Shrinkage and Could Lead to Dementia Hearing loss is very common in older people.  According to the National Institute on Deafness […]
April 27, 2016
Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Compared

Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Compared

Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease are both very common degenerative diseases that affect millions of people in the United States.  It is estimated that Alzheimer’s affects […]
May 19, 2016
Maintaining Your Mental Agility

Maintaining Your Mental Agility

Having an alert and agile mind is just as important as being physically active.  Regularly exercising your mind will help improve your memory, reasoning skills, attention […]
May 23, 2016
Sensory Stimulation for Alzheimer’s

Sensory Stimulation for Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s disease remains the most common neurodegenerative disease in the United States.  It has a devastating impact on people’s lives and is the 6th highest cause […]
May 23, 2016
Singing is Beneficial in Early Stages of Dementia

Singing is Beneficial in Early Stages of Dementia

This article discusses how singing is beneficial in early stages of dementia. If you know someone in their early stages of Dementia, you could ask them […]
June 22, 2016
Understanding Dementia Categories

Understanding Dementia Categories

Dementia is a broad category of brain diseases and conditions including Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease dementia, and Lewy body dementia.  These conditions share a number of […]
July 28, 2016
Treating Alzheimer’s Disease with Reality Orientation

Treating Alzheimer’s Disease with Reality Orientation

There are a number of treatments available for Alzheimer’s disease including various cognitive therapies, drugs, and physical rehabilitation.  They are used to delay the disease’s progression […]
August 2, 2016
Dementia and Delirium Differences

Dementia and Delirium Differences

Dementia and delirium are both very common illnesses amongst elderly people.  These conditions share a number of symptoms and it is easy to confuse the two.  […]
August 25, 2016
Common Alzheimer’s Disease Myths

Common Alzheimer’s Disease Myths

Alzheimer’s disease is a high-profile medical condition than many older people are concerned about.  Because there is so much interest in the disease, the suspected causes […]
September 15, 2016
Home Care San Diego a senior is outside tending to her garden

Activity Ideas for Dementia Patients

Dementia is one of the most common conditions affecting older Americans today.  The term “dementia” actually describes a group of cognitive disorders that affect a person’s […]