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Studying “SuperAgers” to Find Clues in the Mystery of Alzheimer’s

A study called “Rates of Cortical Atrophy in Adults 80 Years and Older with Superior vs. Average Episodic Memory” was published in JAMA on April 4,...

How Walking Can Promote Stroke Recovery

In the initial days after a stroke, it may be difficult or impossible for your loved one to walk. However, as they regain that ability it is...

How to Help a Parent Recover from Stroke at Home

Recovering from a stroke is a lifelong process made up of tiny steps over the course of many months and years. It is not a process with a specific...

Workers Who Give Care To The Homebound Often Can’t Afford To Get Their Own Care

 seniorhelpdesk.com healthcare blog credited to  By Shefali Luthra and Kaiser Health News  http://khn.org   Celeste Thompson, 57, a home care worker...

Comfort Keepers of Shelton, CT: How To Reduce Stroke Risk in Alzheimer’s Patients

Seniorhelpdesk.com healthcare blog by Comfort Keepers of Shelton, CT   http://shelton-325.comfortkeepers.com Research has shown that Alzheimer’s...

3 Ways to Support a Healthy Aging Mind

Home Care Assistance New Haven County provides quality and holistic home care in Milford, Woodbridge, Cheshire, and the Greater New Haven area. http...

What Is Respite Care and Why Should You Consider It?

When it comes to finding caregivers for senior relatives, there are a variety of different kinds of care professionals. Besides part-time and full-...

Caring for a Parent with Dementia Requires Love and Patience

Caring for a parent with dementia requires love and patience. It is the framework within which all other care is delivered. Love and patience allow...

Comfort Keepers of Shelton, CT Recommends Vacation Ideas

seniorhelpdesk.com healthcare blog  by Comfort Keepers of Shelton, CT   Winter can bring many complications for seniors. For older adults, even...

The Importance of Indoor Winter Safety

Keeping doors and windows tightly sealed is important to keep out the winter cold. However, be careful that efforts to keep chilly air out isn’t...