From NIH-Alzheimer’s and Dementia Resources you can use!

Register for March 1 Webinar on Alzheimer’s and Dementia Resources You Can Use Webinar Series: Alzheimer’s & Related Dementias Webinar Series for Professionals Get up to speed on the latest in Alzheimer’s and dementia. Learn what you need to know

How To Make the Best Alzheimer’s Treatment Decision

    From health after 50 Alerts…. How To Make the Best Alzheimer’s Treatment Decisions                 Diagnosing and Treating Alzheimer’s Disease         From Dr. Peter V. Rabins, acclaimed author and

Long Distance Caregiving

I know a lot about this since I am from Buffalo NY and live in Virginia.   I help my Mom who was widowed in January  by working on organizing her finances, she feels better having things in one place,

How to stay Young

As we become older, tasks can become more difficult, and life can seem to get harder. As we worry about this aging process and what it will do to us, here are eight easy things to keep in mind to

Movie Wednesday Event

Do you have any caregivers taking care of mobile clients in Reston, Herndon, Sterling, Great Falls, Oakton area.  Come out to a fun event on Wednesday.  They could go for free to the free movie at Reston towncenter….comes with popcorn,

Helping Aging Parents

As parents get older, things can become more challenging and it can become harder to communicate with them.  As different things come up, life can seem to get more overwhelming and more difficult.  Here are ten great tips to keep

Ten Tips for Communicating with a Person with Dementia

Communicating with a loved one who has dementia is a huge challenge and takes lots of patience and love.  There are times when it is difficult and frustrating to have the simplest conversation.  On the Family Caregiver Alliance National Center on

What is Alzheimer’s Disease?

Alzheimer’s Disease has become a huge part of our society today, but has been able to stay a mystery as to what is the true cause to developing it.  An article from the New York Times by Pam Belluck describes

Making Aging Positive

Found a great article on aging by Linda Fried from The Atlantic, and how to not just stay alive, but actually live. Making Aging Positive Many of my older-adult patients wanted to make a difference in the world but, finding

When we were young….

A friend sent me this…I love it! I don’t know who wrote it but it is soooo true. Back then, we returned milk bottles, soda bottles and beer bottles to the store. The store sent them back to the plant