Get the essential facts about Alzheimer’s Alzheimer’s is a disease, not a normal part of aging. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia, affecting about 1 in 8 people over age 65. It causes 60 – 80% of all dementia cases and is the 6th leading cause of death in the United States. … Read moreWhat Is Alzheimer’s Disease? Symptoms, Causes, Treatments
Family systems ideas have been denigrated in favor of a disease model for everything due to greedy pharmaceutical and managed care insurance companies, and guilty parents.
The right hospice provider can make a big difference Hospice care is a wonderful service for older adults who could benefit from a focus on managing pain and symptoms for improved quality of life. But the biggest myth about hospice care is that it’s only for people who are expected to pass away within days … Read moreChoosing a Hospice Provider: Top Questions to Ask
Discover the six steps leaders can take to cultivate a THRIVE mindset to support the well-being and performance of themselves and their teams.
If you view your self-care and mental health maintenance as an impossible mountain you must climb, you’ll sit at basecamp indefinitely and miss out on an epic journey.
How will your post-pandemic friendscape look? Is it time to do some careful weeding or are you ready to plant new relationships and enliven your social landscape?
Why do so many people want to remain working virtually and not return to the office? Here’s some insight into the growing shift away from “careerism.”
When more artists like Tim Booth step up and challenge the stigma of mental illness and support people who suffer, it is a huge step towards tackling the mental health crisis.
Simple exercises reduce fall risk in seniors More than 1 in 4 older adults falls each year, often resulting in serious injuries that cause loss of independence and mobility. Regularly doing fall prevention exercises reduces fall risk by specifically strengthening key muscles and joints to improve balance. We found a helpful free video from two … Read more10 Simple Fall Prevention Exercises Seniors Can Do at Home
Media can be a wonderful escape into another world. Period dramas can be a form of “self-care” and you don’t have to be a fan to reap the psychological benefits.