Some Safety Tips to Keep Seniors Healthy During the Winter Months

Winter time is dangerous for most people. However, seniors need extra are to avoid falls and other health complications.


Many Hospitals are Not Prepared to Handle Seniors with Dementia

Steve Johanson had a fierce and knowledgeable advocate at his side when he visited a hospital recently: his wife, Judy. In the six years since Steve had been diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease, she had immersed herself in understanding the illness and preparing for its consequences. But even so, the hospital stay to adjust Steve’s Alzheimer’s medication was a nightmare. In the emergency room, nurses briskly took his vital signs, oblivious …