Alzheimer's Care Resources
January 5, 2017
When an Indiana senior loved one is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, it impacts the entire family. The disease is physically and cognitively debilitating for the person diagnosed. And it is emotionally devastating for the family who is forced to witness their loved one’s slow decline. Alzheimer’s often leaves family members wondering if there are steps they can take to avoid developing the disease themselves.
November 1, 2016
Meditation is an ancient practice that, according to many historians, dates back to 3000 B.C. Present in Taoist China, Buddhist India and Zen Japan, meditation was--and still is--considered to be an integral part of spiritual life.
October 6, 2016
In America today, Alzheimer's disease is on the rise. 5.4 million people live with the illness, including one in eight adults aged 65 and over. In the next 20 years, it is projected that Alzheimer's will affect one in four Americans, matching the current frequency of obesity and diabetes.
September 6, 2016
If you and your aging loved one are exploring senior care options, the process might feel overwhelming at first. After you determine what type of care is necessary—for both their current needs as well as those they might encounter in the future—the next step is to learn more about the costs.
August 16, 2016
When a loved one is diagnosed with dementia, there’s no way to know how quickly their symptoms may progress. But when you are dealing with memory loss, it’s best to be proactive. Moving them to a senior living community before their memory impairment is too bad might be the best option to pursue.
June 22, 2016
Successful aging requires a holistic approach, which includes caring for the mind, body and spirit. While there is still no cure for Alzheimer’s disease, a wide variety of studies over the years have shown that there are steps you can take to encourage brain health.