Elder Care Services in West Bloomfield Township, MI

Alzheimer’s Patients And Caregivers Today, America’s biopharmaceutical research companies highlighted the 98 new medicines in the pipeline for Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, either in clinical trials or awaiting FDA review. Researchers, patients, caregivers, advocacy groups and students gathered at the University of South Florida Health Byrd Alzheimer’s Institute to…

Could Exercise Slow Dementia Progression? And Other News to Know

Exercise may slow dementia progression in older women Worldwide, there is a new dementia diagnosis every four seconds. But there is also new hope for women, according to a new study from the University of British Columbia that found consistent aerobic could increase the size of the hippocampus (the area of the…

Why Experts Don’t Want All Seniors to Get Screened for Dementia

Should all older adults undergo regular memory screening as part of their primary care regimen? Probably not, says a government-appointed panel, after they failed to find enough proof in favor of—or against—conducting regular mental assessments on most elderly individuals. “There is a critical gap in the evidence,” says Douglas Owens,…

Alzheimer’s Patients And Caregivers

  Today, America’s biopharmaceutical research companies highlighted the 98 new medicines in the pipeline for Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, either in clinical trials or awaiting FDA review. Researchers, patients, caregivers, advocacy groups and students gathered at the University of South Florida Health Byrd Alzheimer’s Institute to discuss the newest…

At Home Helpers & Caregivers: Making the Day-to-Day Easier

Many seniors would prefer to remain in the comfort and familiarity of home as they age. They value their current independence and quality of life, and wish to keep ties with their communities. For those who require special services, at-home helpers are available to provide assistance with normal activities of…

Animals are good for Seniors’ health

Animal lovers have always known it. Now health researchers are confirming it: animals are good for your health. Just 10 minutes of physical interaction with a beloved pet can lower blood pressure and increase finger temperature—both clear signs of relaxation—according to a number of research studies. Benefits to people with…

Home Care Services in Sterling Heights, MI

Excuses are easy, change is tough – Make the right choice Every day, we humans wake to face a day full of decisions and responsibilities. The consequences of putting off much needed decisions in regard to the housing or care needs   of your parent or loved one can be far…

Alzheimer’s Patients And Caregivers – Sterling Heights, MI

Today, America’s biopharmaceutical research companies highlighted the 98 new medicines in the pipeline for Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, either in clinical trials or awaiting FDA review. Researchers, patients, caregivers, advocacy groups and students gathered at the University of South Florida Health Byrd Alzheimer’s Institute to discuss the newest advances…

Minor Ailments Linked to Alzheimer’s – Home Care Services in Bloomfield Hills, MI

As we age, those minor physical ailments – including sore feet, poorly fitting dentures and skin irritations – may turn out to be not so minor after all. A new study published in the journal Neurology has found that as problems not traditionally associated with brain health pile up, a person’s chance of…

Celebrity Attention for Alzheimer’s and Dementia – Farmington Hills, MI

University of Tennessee women’s basketball coach Pat Summitt and recording artist Glen Campbell are the latest in a long list of celebrities diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, an incurable disease that gradually causes a decline in a person’s cognitive abilities. The 59-year-old Summitt informed her fans and followers in a video of her…