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September 2018

In honor of World Alzheimer's month, it seemed fitting to address a question that I am frequently asked by both patients and their family members alike. Namely, what exactly is dementia and how is it different from Alzheimer's disease? Let's start

AARP has found that 90% of all seniors over the age of 65 prefer to age in place. When choosing, installing, and operating a stairlift, there are some important use and safety factors that can make all the difference in the

Non-skid or anti-slip socks are essential to preventing seniors from falling. Silvert's best-selling diabetic socks have grips on the bottom, similar to the treads on shoes though not as stiff. Especially for loved ones in hospitals and facilities who aren't

Learning how to communicate better with somebody with dementia is the key to avoiding conflict. Improved communication between you and your loved one allows for the relationship to remain as healthy and functional as possible. While their memory and capacity