10 Films That Stir Up Memories for The Silent Generation

Movies from the past can bring up positive memories for older loved ones. We encourage family members to sit down with their aging parent and watch a movie that might stir up stories from their past. You may be surprised what you learn about your loved one's and even your own! Movie nights can [...]

By |2018-07-31T17:31:17+00:00July 31st, 2018|Caregivers, Dementia & Alzheimer's|0 Comments

Bed Rail Safety

Are you worried about a loved one getting out of bed on their own? There is important information to consider before purchasing assistive devices for your loved one. According to the FDA, 803 incidents of patients caught, trapped, entangled, or strangled in beds with rails were reported to the FDA between 1985 and January 1st [...]

By |2018-07-24T17:23:04+00:00July 24th, 2018|Caregivers, Dementia & Alzheimer's|0 Comments

Families Confront Dementia And Guns by Caregiver.org

JoNel Aleccia, Kaiser Health News and Melissa Bailey, Kaiser Health News Photos by Heidi de Marco and Frank Carlson, PBS NewsHour and Randall Hill With a bullet in her gut, her voice choked with pain, Dee Hill pleaded with the 911 dispatcher for help. “My husband accidentally shot me,” Hill, 75, of The Dalles, Ore., [...]

By |2018-07-20T14:17:45+00:00July 20th, 2018|Caregivers, Dementia & Alzheimer's|0 Comments

Best Movies & TV Shows for Dementia Patients

Are you a caregiver looking for positive movies and TV shows for your loved one with dementia? It can be harder than one may first assume. We are exposed to a massive amount of negative stories and images which can cause emotional distress to someone with dementia. Even the content in commercials or the news [...]

By |2018-03-30T15:08:07+00:00March 30th, 2018|Dementia & Alzheimer's|0 Comments