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What is Frontal Lobe Dementia?


Of the diagnoses involved with various types of dementia and their symptoms, frontal lobe dementia may go unnoticed due to its low rate of incidence. Although relatively rare, frontal lobe dementia is a combination of degenerative diseases that may produce some of the same symptoms as the more common vascular dementia. It is described as […]

Geemarc Amplified Telephone With One Touch Photo Keys Review


As we age, even if we are in great general health, one component of our bodies that will naturally start to degenerate is our eyesight. From ages 60 and up, a person’s ability to see will start to become more strained and spotty causing from either natural causes, or an eye condition, which causes difficulty […]

Broken Hip Recovery in the Elderly: How to How to Prevent Further Injury


A broken hip is one of the most common injuries among elderly people. In fact, over 300,000 Americans are hospitalized each year as a result of hip related injuries associated with falling down. The broken hip recovery process is long and delicate and requires special attention from both the injured person as well as any […]

5 Signs of Alzheimer’s that You Might Not be Aware Of


Memory loss is the most commonly recognized sign of Alzheimer’s disease, but it is not the only sign. In fact, there are a number of signs of Alzheimer’s that appear prior to the onset of severe memory loss and during the early stages of memory loss. Before discussing the five most missed signs of Alzheimer’s […]

Ez2care Alumium 30 Inch Reacher Review


The Ez2care Alumium 30 Inch Reacher is the ideal solution for people who use a walker or wheelchair. It is perfect for people who have difficulty bending over or picking up objects off the floor as it is not only very lightweight but it is ergonomically designed and easy to use. It has a durable […]

Episcopal Assisted Living – Tips for Finding an Episcopal Assisted Living Community


Whether you are looking for an Episcopal Assisted Living Community for yourself or for a loved one, choosing an Assisted Living Community can be an emotionally charged experience that is frustrating and confusing to make with all the different choices out there, but it doesn’t need to be. There are a number of important considerations […]

Dynamic Living Oversized Digital Led Calendar Wall Clock Review


Dynamic Living Oversized 16-inch X 7.5-inch Digital Led Calendar Wall Clock is all its name promises it will be. This clock is more than a clock. It’s also a calendar with date and day readings. The larger and more readable numbers make this the perfect clock for everyone, but especially for the elderly or others […]

The Importance of Phones for the Elderly


Reliable communication is such a common, ordinary thing that we do not even think about it anymore. The invention of the telephone by Alexander Graham Bell in 1876 revolutionized the way we think about communication. Now, today, we have cell phones and email as well as landlines. But, to many of the elderly, a phone […]

The Top Five Dementia Medications For Seniors


There is no cure for dementia, so in a best case scenario, medications that are currently available are only able to slow the rate at which the symptoms progress. Four out of the top five dementia medications are Acetylcholinesterase inhibitors, also referred to as AChE inhibitors: Donepezil (Aricept) Galantamine (Razadyne) Rivastigmine (Exelon or the Exelon […]

Dry and Store Zephyr Hearing Aid Dryer Review


Dry and Store Zephyr Hearing Aid Dryer is the modern solution for drying and disinfecting all forms of hearing technology, which is common among aging adults with developing hearing problems. Customer reviews boast the performance and effectiveness of this device for what it does and beyond, claiming that it meets its peek efficiency right away […]