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Dementia Patient At Center of Spoon-Feeding Controversy Dies

Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by JoNel Aleccia and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org  Cover photo: Bill Harris with his wife, Nora (Jim...

Elim Park's Wellness Lecture "Connecting the Knowledge of Dementia to the Care Plan" is presented on Thursday September 21, 2017 at 2:00 pm. Location: Nelson Hall 150 Cook Hill Road Cheshire, CT. (Public Event)

Elim Park ~ Cheshire, CT:  Join us for our Wellness Lecture "Connecting the Knowledge of Dementia to the Care Plan"​ on Thurdday September 21, 2017  ...

Despite Advance Directive, Dementia Patient Denied Last Wish, Says Spouse

Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by JoNel Aleccia and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org Cover photo:  Bill Harris visits his wife, Nora, at the...

Alzheimer's Caregivers Support Group @ Griffin Hospital Derby, CT

  The Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group is designed to provide emotional, educational and social support for caregivers through regularly scheduled...
Author: Jay Jaser

New Alzheimer’s study aims to delay or prevent symptoms - USC.edu

We seem to hear Alzheimer's news stories daily, but today we have a breakthrough to share, courtesy of University of Southern California research....

Alzheimer's Costs Could Explode by Mid-Century

Article credited to  Margaret Steele (HealthDay News)  The number of Americans age 65 and older with Alzheimer's disease will more than double in the...
Author: Jay Jaser

If I wanted a kitchen I would have stayed at home!

If I wanted a kitchen I would have stayed at home!! That is what a lady told me this week while we were touring when one of her children said, “Where...
Author: TravisePSmith

It looks like it cost more $$ it may not be apples to apples- let me check for you.

I met with a family last week that thought they were comparing apples to apples and they kept wondering why we were more expensive. We sat down and...
Author: TravisePSmith

Memory Café: Caregiver Support Group at Bridges by EPOCH at Trumbull, CT

Memory Café: Caregiver Support Group on Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 12:00pm Bridges by EPOCH at Trumbull will host Memory Café: Caregiver Support...
Author: Jay Jaser

Hiding GPS Inside Shoes To Keep Track Of Wandering Alzheimer’s Patients

Article credited to BEN SCHILLER New technologies can improve the lives of not only the exploding elderly population, but also the people who care...
Author: Jay Jaser