January 18, 2017
Home Care San Diego caregiver putting aromatherapy oils on senior with alzheimer's disease hand

Alzheimer’s and Aromatherapy

How a Holistic Treatment is Helping Alzheimer’s disease remains the most common form of dementia in the United States.  There are currently 5.1 million Americans with […]
November 17, 2016
Home Care San Diego a caregiver is serving a meal to her senior client

Caregivers Tips for Seniors Living with Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s disease is a devastating neurological condition that affects more than 5.1 million Americans.  People with Alzheimer’s suffer from a gradual loss of cognitive function with […]
September 15, 2016
Home Care San Diego a senior is outside tending to her garden

Activity Ideas for Dementia Patients

Dementia is one of the most common conditions affecting older Americans today.  The term “dementia” actually describes a group of cognitive disorders that affect a person’s […]
August 25, 2016
Home Care San Diego a caregiver is checking on her senior client at home

Common Alzheimer’s Disease Myths

Alzheimer’s disease is a high-profile medical condition than many older people are concerned about.  Because there is so much interest in the disease, the suspected causes […]
August 2, 2016
Home Care San Diego a caregiver is helping her senior client read a book at home

The Difference Between Dementia and Delirium

Dementia and delirium are both very common illnesses amongst elderly people.  These conditions share a number of symptoms and it is easy to confuse the two.  […]
July 28, 2016
Home Care San DIego a nurse is comforting her senior client in a wheelchair

Treating Alzheimer’s Disease With Reality Orientation

There are a number of treatments available for Alzheimer’s disease including various cognitive therapies, drugs, and physical rehabilitation.  They are used to delay the disease’s progression […]
June 22, 2016
Home Care San DIego a caregiver is outside with her senior client in a wheelchair going out for a stroll

Answers on Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s & Dementia

Dementia is a broad category of brain diseases and conditions including Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease dementia, and Lewy body dementia.  These conditions share a number of […]
May 23, 2016
Home Care San DIego a caregiver is reading a book and the senior is enjoying the book

Singing Beneficial in Early Stages of Dementia

Did you know that singing helps patients with Dementia? If you know someone in their early stages of Dementia, you could ask them to try singing […]
May 23, 2016
Home Care San Diego senior with her walker and caregiver walking at Balboa Park

Sensory Stimulation for Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s disease remains the most common neurodegenerative disease in the United States.  It has a devastating impact on people’s lives and is the 6th highest cause […]
May 19, 2016
Home Care San Diego a male caregiver is showing an elderly man how to use an ipad

Maintaining Your Mental Agility

Having an alert and agile mind is just as important as being physically active.  Regularly exercising your mind will help improve your memory, reasoning skills, attention […]