Most Common Injuries and Illnesses for People Aging with Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s disease is a challenging disorder that can wreak havoc on a person’s mind and life. But in addition to the disease itself, there are many injuries and illnesses that may be related to or caused by Alzheimer’s symptoms. If you’re caring for a loved one who is struggling with this debilitating disease, you should […]

Men Stepping Up as Family Caregivers

In today’s world, family caregivers come from all sorts of backgrounds. In decades past, the family caregiver role was almost entirely filled by middle-aged women. But now, more and more young people are choosing to take care of elderly or sick loved ones at home, rather than sending them to long term care facilities. And […]

Millennials are Stepping up as Family Caregivers

There are plenty of articles floating around decrying the lack of work ethic and responsibility demonstrated by some in the millennial generation. But don’t be too hasty to paint them all with the same broad brush. While it’s certainly true that there are members of this generation who have never actually made it out of […]

6 Shocking Facts about Alzheimer’s Disease

If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease, you’re probably pretty familiar with the mental challenges posed by the disease. It can make even the simplest and most frequent tasks difficult and cause the sufferer to lose their ability to even recognize faces of their loved ones. But in addition to […]