How to Put Tech to Work for Senior Safety

Senior Home Technology

New Sensors and Alerts Improve Monitoring Ability It’s not hard to let our imaginations run wild and picture a world in which seniors are served, protected, and cared for by machines instead of people. In Japan, research on robot service is proceeding full steam ahead, and when you think about it, we already depend on […]

How to Solve the Alzheimer’s Puzzle: Marijuana?

Marijuana Alzheimer's Disease

Cannabis Displays Surprising Results for Alzheimer’s Patients The increase in attention given to marijuana in the medical field has led to all sorts of controversies, myths, and legitimate reports of beneficial qualities. Sorting out the hype from the facts is hardly ever easy, but you can find a few sufferers from nearly every disease imaginable […]

Some Lessons About Neighborliness

Home Care Escondido Dementia Neighbors

Neighbors Are Important To Your Senior With Dementia, Even With Home Care in Escondido How long has your senior loved one lived in his or her neighborhood? A decade? Fifty years? If he has deep roots at his current home, he probably knows most of his neighbors quite well. This can be a great blessing if dementia or […]

What Really Delays Dementia?

In-home Caregiver Del Mar Dementia Risks

The In-home Caregiver near Del Mar Sorts Through Some Dementia Theories What’s the “million-dollar question” in medicine today? One of the top few—actually worth far, far more than a million dollars—is what causes dementia. As scientists continue to work night and day to find a cause and a cure for this common disease of the […]

New Bed Rail Concerns Prompt Recall

Senior Care Escondido Bed Rail Recall

Senior Care near Escondido Explains New Recall Bed rails appear to be simple enough devices, and their invention was an effort to help seniors get in and out of bed more safely. However, since their widespread implementation, numerous serious risks have appeared and led to safety recalls over the years. Now, yet another recall has […]

Antidepressant Appears to Target Alzheimer’s Disease Component

Senior Care Rancho Bernardo Alzheimer's Antidepressant

Senior Care in Rancho Bernardo Notes Alzheimer’s Disease News Research on the causes of Alzheimer’s disease is notoriously slow and tedious. In many ways, this reflects the development of the disease itself—its symptoms often do not show up until ten to fifteen years after the first harmful proteins begin to build up. In another of […]