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Your Retina and Alzheimer’s Disease

By | 2017-09-11T13:28:00+00:00 September 12th, 2017|Categories: Health Aging, News|

Your Retina and Alzheimer's Disease The Alzheimer’s Association recently reported on the connection between your retina and Alzheimer's disease. New research from Cedars-Sinai Hospital finds that a scan of your retina can reveal early indicators [...]

Why Are So Many Scams Targeting Seniors?

By | 2017-08-31T14:26:07+00:00 August 31st, 2017|Categories: Caregiving, News, Technology|

Why Do Scammers Target Seniors? Every week we read new reports of widespread scams targeting seniors that cost them their hard-earned money. You might wonder: why do these scams seem to particularly affect senior citizens? [...]

Can Speech be an Early Indicator of Alzheimer’s?

By | 2017-07-27T20:17:06+00:00 July 27th, 2017|Categories: Caregiving, News|

Declining Speech Patterns May Be Early Indicator of Alzheimer's Researchers from the University of Wisconsin-Madison recently studied speech patterns to determine if declining speech is an early indicator of mental decline. To test speech patterns, [...]

Assisted Living Technologies Featured on Good Morning CT!

By | 2017-06-19T11:45:59+00:00 June 26th, 2017|Categories: Homecare, News, Technology|

Assisted Living Technologies Featured on Good Morning CT! June is National Older American’s Month and caring for older parents is something that millions of Americans deal with on a daily basis. Vice Pres. of Assisted [...]

Congress Approves $400M for Alzheimer’s Research

By | 2017-06-04T16:39:10+00:00 May 17th, 2017|Categories: Dementia Care, News|

Good news for Alzheimer's research. The Alzheimer’s Association recently confirmed that Congress has included a $400 million Alzheimer’s research funding increase at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in the FY2017 funding bill. Upon approval, [...]