To celebrate National Safe at Home Week, Griswold Home Care has developed a visual snapshot of the common, yet serious safety issues that impact people with Alzheimer’s Disease and their families / professional caregivers.
Researchers have shown that clearance of the substance amyloid-beta that forms plaques is impaired in individuals with Alzheimer’s. A group of 12 individuals with early Alzheimer’s were compared to 12 cognitively normal individuals
There are 3 types of Parkinson's. Large movement, (Michael J Fox) tremor (Pope John Paul ll) and the least known, balance issue, quietening voice, hunch back and shuffle walk. President George H. Bush has this one.
Dementia and Cognitive Decline Linked to Sleep Disorders: Adults who have abnormal sleeping habits and the associated disruptions of their daytimes have a greater risk of developing dementia and mild cognitive impairment later on.
Alzheimer's disease is a progressive condition that damages areas of the brain involved in intelligence, memory, behaviour, judgment, and language. It is the most common form of mental decline in older adults. Alzheimer's gets worse over .