26Apr, 2017

5 Memory Improving Techniques for Seniors

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  As people age, one common complaint is memory loss. This isn’t only true of seniors who suffer from illnesses such as dementia. Many seniors find that their memories deteriorate over time. There are certain ways to prevent, minimize, or even reverse this problem. Learn about 5 memory improving techniques that can be used for seniors and improve their well-being! 1. Challenge the Brain In some ways, the brain is like a muscle; the more it’s used, the stronger it gets. One problem that many older adults face is that they […]
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15Dec, 2015

9 Photo Reminiscence Tips to Boost Alzheimer’s Affected Memory

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In the United States, there are more than five million Americans afflicted with Alzheimer’s disease. This progressive degenerative disorder is listed  within the top 10 as the only cause of death which cannot be cured, slowed or prevented. Alzheimer’s disease is a serious form of dementia and or brain disorder which causes significant cognitive changes and affects many aspects of daily living, particularly those utilizing memory. Not all memory loss is indicative of this disease. Examples that may point to Alzheimer’s include frequently forgetting entire chunks of conversations and forgetting names […]
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8Sep, 2015

10 Early Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease, Part One

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This article is Part One of a two part series. Check back next week to read Part Two. As people age, it is normal to encounter a certain degree of memory problems. However, people affected by Alzheimer’s symptoms tend to express more problematic and debilitating behaviors then simple memory lapses. People with Alzheimer’s Disease, or another form of dementia, typically experience memory loss, changes in behavior, and a decline in functioning severe enough to disrupt their daily life. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, there are several common symptoms that may […]
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