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  • New solutions for Alzheimer’s household caretakers two. Part one summary of options for Alzheimer’s household caretakers. In part one we covered the usual superficial precautions for caregivers to watch out for tension, look after themselves, and get the assistance they need. But exactly what they missed were the answers. I now offer you my technique to a practical strategy that acknowledges the actual issues ... Read More
  • Dr McGivney’s new solutions for Alzheimer’s family caregivers. Dr McGivney’s new solutions for Alzheimer’s family caregivers.  Its common knowledge: Helping to care for a sick or dying loved one exacts a steep emotional toll. Many studies find  that caregivers rate their stress level as high, and many acknowledge they have less time to spend with family and friends. This is not new news. Most ... Read More
  • All Dementia Care and Assisted Living Facilities offer the same thing- Care!  Dementia care and Assisted Living are services. Each senior housing and senior living alternative offers assistance and elder care. Finding and coordinating individual on a care team including attention to team communication, social abilities, personality and interest for caregiving of a group of human beings is a very special task when it happens. Assisted Living Services We can ... Read More
  • Alzheimer’s Disease Treatment. – Pills In this section we talk about Alzheimer’s disease treatment and focus on the medications. Aricept and Namenda Pills like Aricept, (Donezepil), Namenda and Exelon might assist if you have an extremely pure case of very early age Alzheimer’s which tends to have fewer co morbid concerns that need to be considered. Tacrine ( Cognex) Tacrine (Cognex) was the first ... Read More
  • What is Alzheimer’s Disease? Definition of Alzheimer’s Disease Alzheimer’s disease is a neurological disorder where the death of brain cells triggers amnesia and cognitive decrease. A neurodegenerative sort of dementia, the condition begins moderate and gets gradually even worse. Types of Dementia Like all types of dementia, Alzheimer’s dissease is triggered by brain cell death. Alzheimer’s is a neurodegenerative condition, which means ... Read More
  • Trends in Residential Care Homes and Chronic Care     Doctor, VIP , Really??   What do misconceptions like this blog post tell us and how can we learn from them? The statement. “Elly’s Doctor sent us a letter recently describing the next step in his practice. He is going to focus on “Wellness”. How much more “wellness” does my Grandma need? This is what flew around ... Read More
  • DEMENTIA CARE: LAS VEGAS DEMENTIA CARE COSTS PROJECTED TO RISE!  Dementia Care Costs will be reflected in the cost of Dementia Care in Las Vegas too.  I wanted to share this NYT article “Dementia Care Cost Is Projected To Double by 2040” by +Pam Belluck. This article is a good description of the aggregate dollar costs spent on Dementia Care and only begins to touch on ... Read More
  • Las Vegas Getting New Nursing Home and Assisted Living Facility with its own shopping mall on the first floor.  My first thoughts when reading this article were that would be great for families who could enjoy the mall and entertainment of the Las Vegas strip while visiting their loved one but then I thought the frail seniors might not get the same benefit if the families spent most of their time shopping and less ... Read More
  • Las Vegas Hospice Service: Learn about the most cost effective hospice.-blog post. Las Vegas Hospice Service: Learn about the most cost effective hospice.-blog post. I just saw a must watch video. Click this link for video:  Learn about the most cost effective hospice   LEARN MORE BY CLICKING THE “SHOW MORE” BUTTON BELOW THE VIDEO. Click the youtube url link above. Then look for and click the “show more” tab in the ... Read More
  • Senior Care Las Vegas, Malpractice suits GUARENTEE you will be hurt! Find Safe Las Vegas Senior Care I came across a very misleading article in Forbes. http://www.forbes.com/sites/learnvest/2013/05/16/10-things-you-want-to-know-about-medical-malpractice/2/ 10 Things you want to know about medical malpractice. This is written by lawyers who want you to sue.  Their advice builds a law suit during care. That is absolutely not the way to get the best care. That is a way to guarantee you get less ... Read More
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