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Alzheimer’s Assistance Dogs Lend a Helping Paw

Jun 4, 2018 by Anonymous

Four-legged friends show promise as companions for those with memory loss and various forms of dementia. Read Article

The Power of Happiness: Mind Over Matter

Apr 19, 2018 by Anonymous

With advanced age and the increased frequency of some of life’s more negative experiences (e.g., personal loss, injury, and chronic illness), older adults can experience isolation, loneliness, and depression. However, one of the healthiest ways to combat stress and adversity is through having a positive attitude toward aging itself. Read Article

The Holiday Hangover: Alcohol Abuse and Older Adults

Dec 17, 2017 by Anonymous

Often, the senior’s family hesitate to address the senior’s drinking, believing that the person should be left alone to enjoy the final years of his or her life. Unfortunately, the negative consequences and effects on the senior’s quality of life warrant intervention. Read Article

Tips for Holiday Happiness

Dec 7, 2017 by Anonymous

Simple steps can make the holidays easier for you -- and those in your care. Read Article

Seniors and Stress -- The Causes and the Cures

Dec 5, 2017 by Alex Holden

Stress can be debilitating -- and it comes into play at all stages of one's life. Read Article

Depression - What You Eat Matters

May 6, 2016 by Alex Holden

Aging is a normal, physical process. Aside from the many physical changes that evolve, various emotional and mental changes also occur. We often associate dementia with aging, but elderly individuals may also experience other mental health problems such as anxiety, depression, paranoia, and substance abuse. Read Article

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