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5 02, 2016

2016 Congress Funding for Alzheimer’s

By | February 5th, 2016|Caring For Others, Dementia home care, Westlake Village|0 Comments

With all the advancement, effort and money made in the medical field, it can feel frustrating that there is still no cure for Alzheimer’s. What’s important to remember is that despite any kind of waste or inefficiency that might be found today amongst the doctors, there are still discoveries being made that could lead to [...]

25 01, 2016

2016 Dementia Risks

By | January 25th, 2016|Dementia home care, Home Care Blog, Westlake Village|0 Comments

Knowing the risks can help a person in home senior care feel more in control (and thereby calmer) about what they can do to help themselves avoid a certain fate. Education will also ensure that family members can follow the same rules as well to help keep them out of risk of dementia or Alzheimer’s. [...]

18 01, 2016

3 Dementia Myths

By | January 18th, 2016|Dementia home care, Home Care Blog, Westlake Village|0 Comments

Unfortunately, there are still lots of people who don’t understand dementia or Alzheimer’s. It creates confusion and frustration for everyone which can lead to anger or worse. Those providing home care for seniors should be educated about this particular topic of course, though families could also stand to learn more too. Once they do, their [...]

29 12, 2015

Tips for Regulating Sleeping Patterns In Alzheimer’s Patients

By | December 29th, 2015|Dementia home care, Home Care Blog, Senior care, Westlake Village|0 Comments

There are very few human behaviors that aren’t affected by Alzheimer’s, making it an extremely difficult disease for everyone involved. Understanding that the patterns aren’t entirely erratic can shed some light on better ways to handle the problems. For those providing home care for seniors these tips can encourage better decision making and planning skills. [...]

24 12, 2015

5 Foods to Boost Memory: Select Home Care

By | December 24th, 2015|Blog, Caring For Others, Dementia home care, In Home Care, Senior care, Westlake Village|0 Comments

Memory links us to who we are, and it’s extremely important for a dementia care service to promote the longevity of brain function. As generations live longer and longer, we’ve seen just how devastating the effects of dementia can be. However, there’s no reason to feel powerless against the disease, especially if you’re seeking in [...]

4 11, 2015

A Child as a Parent and a Caregiver as a Blessing

By | November 4th, 2015|Blog, Dementia home care, In Home Care, Senior care|0 Comments

My Mother has always been a handful.  She is argumentative, disruptive and abrasive.  Yet with all this topical anger and angst, she possesses a love that is so incredibly deep and loyal.  Being Irish born and immigrating to the states with her parents so long ago, she lived through hardships and tribulations.  She is stubborn [...]

28 10, 2015

Memory Recollection Tips for Alzheimer’s

By | October 28th, 2015|Blog, Dementia home care|0 Comments

Memory Recollection Tips for Alzheimer's’ A family member coping with Alzheimer’s can struggle retaining memories. Recent events easily become unclear and puzzling. A loved one’s past will usually be clearer than the present. Witnessing a family member deal with Alzheimer’s is painful. Nevertheless, those close to the Alzheimer family member can provide comfort in helping [...]

14 05, 2015

Tips For Caring For Someone Experiencing Sundowning

By | May 14th, 2015|Blog, Dementia home care, Home Care Blog, In Home Care|0 Comments

If you’ve ever experienced jetlag after a trip overseas, you know how frustrating it can be to have your body clock out of whack. Many experts theorize that similar body clock challenges are to blame for the phenomenon known as “sundowning” in Alzheimer’s patients. What is “Sundowning”? Sundowning can be described as an increased restlessness [...]

12 05, 2015

Equine Therapy and Alzheimer’s Disease

By | May 12th, 2015|Blog, Dementia home care, Home Care Blog, In Home Care, Senior companionship, Senior companionship|0 Comments

There is no cure for Alzheimer’s disease, but certain methods and practices seem to ease the symptoms and prolong some memory function. Equine therapy is one such method. When you think of caring for seniors with Alzheimer’s, the idea of working with horses may not be on the list of things that come to mind. [...]

8 04, 2015

6 Reasons In Home Senior Care Helps Those Caring For Seniors With Dementia

By | April 8th, 2015|Dementia home care, Home Care Blog|0 Comments

Dementia is much more than forgetting a name here and there. It is a gradual mental decline that affects much of a senior’s everyday life. Below are some reasons that in home senior care can be helpful when you’re caring for seniors with dementia. Seniors with dementia often require 24-hour attention Two particular symptoms associated [...]