Feel free to talk to us! 205-490-1079

elderly couple and caregiver smiling

Author Archives: Louise Savoie

image

Brain Exercises for Seniors

One of the many risk factors of developing Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias is reduced use of brain cells due to minimal brain activity. Others include genetics, Down’s syndrome, head injuries, cardiovascular disease, untreated...

Read More ›
image

Dementia: Signs, Symptoms, and How It Affects You

Memory loss can be a tell-tale sign of dementia. Senior adults diagnosed with dementia would mostly require senior care services for them to receive maximized care and attention.  Dementia is caused by abnormal brain changes that result in...

Read More ›
image

Prevention of Falls and Injuries

Seniors have higher risks of falls and injuries. This may be because of their weakening bones and limitations of mobility. While falls and injuries are quite common among the elderly, these should not be taken lightly. There are a lot of...

Read More ›
image

Why Home Care Is the Best Option

Elderly individuals with complex care requirements need to have multiple care settings. Oftentimes, when your loved one needs care, it’s difficult to decide the best route. Is it better to have them at a nursing home? Is it more financially...

Read More ›
image

Proper After-Stroke Care for Seniors

Stroke is an ailment that affects the arteries leading to and within the brain. According to studies, stroke is the fifth cause of death in the United States. It can occur when a blood vessel, carrying oxygen to the brain, gets blocked by a clot...

Read More ›
image

Learn More About the Different Stages of Dementia

Dementia is a category of diseases associated with memory loss and deterioration of mental functions. It is due to physical changes that occur in the brain and is a progressive condition. Its progression depends on its underlying causes but most...

Read More ›