Retired NFL Players at Applewood Our House with Cuddly Kittens

Retired NFL players delight Applewood Our House residents with their stories; Memory Care Home is also fostering two kittens in pilot program.

No More Tug-of-War: How to Get Dementia Sufferers to Cooperate

It was difficult to watch my mom progress through the various stages of Alzheimer’s disease. Sometimes she was quiet and sedate, and at others she was combative and uncooperative. It didn’t take me long to discover that certain actions, environments, and responses triggered Mom’s agitation. For instance, keeping my voice calm and my expression smiling, even…