5 Lifestyle Factors That Contribute to Dementia

5 Lifestyle Factors That Contribute to Dementia

Currently, it is estimated that about 47 million people in the world are living with Alzheimer’s or dementia. By 2050, that number is expected to rise to about 131 million people. While we cannot fight against genetics in our battle against Alzheimer’s and dementia,...
5 Ways You Can Help Your Senior Mom Fight Loneliness

5 Ways You Can Help Your Senior Mom Fight Loneliness

As our loved ones grow older, mobility issues, life changes, and health issues can all contribute to social isolation, which can cause loneliness. To make sure your senior mom doesn’t become lonely, here are five ways you can keep her social and happy. 1. Encourage...
Having the ER Talk with Your Senior Loved One

Having the ER Talk with Your Senior Loved One

However unlikely, it is always a good idea to be properly prepared for any emergency, such as an emergency room trip. In the event of a medical emergency, a quick response with as little trouble as possible is ideal. Here are some easy topics to focus on so you and...
When Should You Start Looking at Assisted Living?

When Should You Start Looking at Assisted Living?

It’s not always easy to know when it’s the right time to start looking at assisted living communities for your senior Mom. The best option is to have a plan in place before something happens so you and your family are not scrambling to find a solution. Assisted living...