Krystal returns to talk about loneliness, dementia, and some of the experiences she’s had with some of her patients. Dementia is a difficult condition for both the patient and the family. Patience and companionship are important traits that can help alleviate the situation. Subscribe to our YouTube Channel to see even more videos!
There’s a common saying – “You can’t teach an old dog new tricks.” This is far from the truth when it comes to human beings. Although there are many extra difficulties we face as we get older, the brain still has the exceptional capacity to continue to learn and master many new skills, regardless of our age. It is never […]
Alas, 2021 is upon us – meaning it’s that time again to create another set of resolutions for another new year! With the recent events that have transpired in the last year due to COVID-19, the increased social isolation has had unfortunate effects on the physical and mental health of many people, especially the elderly. The good news, however, is […]
Thousands of cherished memories are accumulated throughout one’s life. When memories start to fade as a result of age or a condition like dementia, the effects can be devastating. That’s why it’s important for caregivers to partake in memory-promoting activities with those suffering from dementia. One such activity is looking through a memory book. This kind of book can help […]