Nature Or Time Outdoors Can Do A World Of Good For Dementia Patients

  • December 29, 2020 BY  Anthem Seniors
  • Anthem Senior Advantage, Anthem Senior Living

When someone we love or care for is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia, we become extra cautious and make it a point to keep them as safe as possible. It goes to the extent of potentially keeping them indoors (not letting them outside in any way) to prevent them from wandering (a common behavioral symptom of… Read More

Tips To Convince Your Senior Loved Ones When They Refuse Care

  • December 23, 2020 BY  Anthem Seniors
  • Anthem Senior Advantage, Anthem Senior Living

We often see elderly parents refusing help and care from their children. Many adult children find it difficult to convince their parents to take advice or accept help with their daily tasks. Older adults refusing to accept help is the norm, rather than the exception. In this regard it won’t be right to put all the blame on aging adults,… Read More

Learn About The Many Differences Between Delirium And Dementia

  • December 15, 2020 BY  Anthem Seniors
  • Assisted living anthem

Age brings with it a host of health problems- delirium and dementia being the most common among them. Both these are the most common causes of cognitive impairment, although affective disorders like depression can also disrupt cognition. Both these conditions require just as much care as physical conditions, such as high blood pressure and heart disease. Dementia and delirium are… Read More

Recognizing Treatable Causes Of Dementia Is The Key To Preventing It

  • December 08, 2020 BY  Anthem Seniors
  • Anthem Senior Living

Alzheimer’s disease is by far the most common type of dementia affecting nearly 4.5 million individuals, nearly 6 million Americans currently living with Dementia or Alzheimer’s disease and this number is expected to grow. Memory slips are normal as we age, but when forgetfulness starts interfering with everyday life, or symptoms pop up suddenly, it’s best to see a doctor.… Read More

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