As a young child, making mom feel special on Mother’s Day is relatively simple: macaroni necklaces, hand-drawn cards and breakfast in bed (usually with an assist from Dad). But as time passes and rela…53 comments
Whether it’s moving in with a mother who’s been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or a stopping by a few times a week to help a father whose arthritis prevents him from getting around like he used to…85 comments
When most people think about the first signs of dementia, memory loss is often top of mind. While it’s true that trouble with short term memory is a hallmark of Alzheimer’s—the most common form of dem…103 comments
July is National Sandwich Generation month—a time to recognize the sacrifices made by those caring for young children and aging parents. Many of these men and women must also attempt to hold down a jo…56 comments
Falling presents a serious health risk for the elderly. Thirty-three percent of adults over age 65 fall every year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). For the senior po…95 comments
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