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!
Chelsea talks about loneliness and safety – two of the most important subjects when it comes to care for the elderly. Attention and companionship are needed around the clock, and so being able to empathize with patients is an invaluable skill to have. Chelsea seems to have that skill down, since her patients say she’s awesome! Subscribe to our YouTube […]
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 […]
Dementia has been known in the medical industry for over a hundred years, but doctors and physicians are still learning more and more about it year after year. Today, we’re more informed than ever on how to treat patients with Dementia and we’re even learning more about how we can slow down and reduce the chances of getting Dementia. There’s […]
Memory books can be wonderful gifts for Alzheimer’s patients and dementia sufferers alike. They can help individuals recall memories they haven’t remembered in years, sometimes decades. Reconnecting those wires and jogging those memories can be challenging to do, but picture books make it easier to connect those dots. Going through a memory book is a wonderful activity for dementia patients. […]