Car Shopping Made Easy

Are you in the market for a new (to you) vehicle? Are you overwhelmed thinking about the buying process? You are not alone. Large purchases, such as a vehicle, can…

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The Skinny on Sugar

The idea that sugar is addictive is not just a popular expression, it is actually biologically addictive, just like a narcotic. When you eat sugar, the ‘feel good’ receptors in…

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Dementia and Dining Out
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Dementia and Dining Out

Proper preparation is the key to dining out with your loved ones who have a dementia diagnosis. Just because their mental state is compromised does not mean they wouldn’t enjoy…

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Health Advocates: Your Partner in Care
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Health Advocates: Your Partner in Care

A health advocate can be a professional with a healthcare background, or could simply be a family friend who is willing to serve as a liaison on the behalf of…

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Energy for Longevity

Among many things, your energy levels naturally decrease as you age. But the slide can be stalled. It is a matter of doing a few small things to prevent your…

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Caring for Those with PBA

If someone you love has PBA (PseudoBulbar Affect), you may have trouble finding information about the condition, and even more trouble finding information on how to be a good caretaker…

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Dementia is an Emotional Illness Too
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Dementia is an Emotional Illness Too

Any mentally debilitating illness, such as dementia or Alzheimer’s, carries an emotional burden too, both for the patient and the caregiver. It can be upsetting to listen to your loved…

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