Author Archives: Louise Savoie

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Early Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease

We often associate memory loss with aging adults or seniors. However, in recent studies, health factors that have been shown to increase the risk of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia have been found to be prevalent among young adults too. Reports ha...

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What Are Personal Care Services?

Our bodies lose some of their motor abilities as we age. For others, it is caused by accidents. Still, others experience this loss as a natural part of aging. No matter what the cause, this loss necessitates personal care services, which are part and...

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Why Consider Assisted Living for Your Loved Ones?

Senior loved ones living alone at home might not be able to take care of themselves properly. Some senior adults have limited mobility or a medical condition, which is why they have difficulty or are not able to complete some daily tasks and routines...

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How Is the Brain Damaged When a Person Has Dementia?

Many of the people living in senior living communities have dementia. It is a very prevalent condition, and in the United States alone, more than 6 million people are estimated to be living with dementia in 2020. Dementia is one of the most debilitat...

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Who Was Alois Alzheimer?

Anyone who serves as a home health aide or a skilled nurse in senior living communities has encountered a degenerative brain disease called Alzheimer’s Disease. Now, much of our knowledge of this disorder is available, thanks to the German physicia...

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How Assisted Living Can Benefit Seniors

Socializing is important at any age but even more essential as we grow older. Interacting with others is greatly beneficial for mental health, as it stimulates the mind to stay active while also promoting a sense of belongingness. By living in an ass...

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