How to Help Your Senior Mom Through the “Holiday Blues”

How to Help Your Senior Mom Through the “Holiday Blues”

While the winter holidays are meant to be a time filled with loved ones and happiness, for some people, this season can cause intense feelings of sadness and even depressive episodes. Many seniors experience the Holiday Blues as a result of health problems or the loss...
Unhealthy Eating Could Be Behind Mom’s “Senior Moments”

Unhealthy Eating Could Be Behind Mom’s “Senior Moments”

As the primary caregiver of an elderly parent, there comes a moment that makes your heart pound in fear: The first time you notice Mom or Dad forget something they should remember. They may forget the name of a child or grandchild, that they left a pan on the stove,...
5 Common Myths About Alzheimer’s Disease

5 Common Myths About Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s disease affects nearly every person in the United States, either directly or through a loved one. It is a disease that has been misunderstood for many years. Only recently has it been accepted as a disease and not just a natural part of aging, as many...