Posts Tagged ‘Memory Care’

How to Travel Safely with Alzheimer’s

Summertime is vacation time for many families. But if your family includes someone who has Alzheimer’s, you’ll need to do a little extra planning. These 6 tips will help you make your vacation both fun and safe for everyone. Be realistic. This is not the time to plan a 7-day 10-country trip to Europe. Your…

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How Much Exercise You Need to Protect against Alzheimer’s?

It’s well-known that keeping your mind active is good for your brain, but a recent study shows that keeping your body active is important for brain health, as well. The study, published in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, shows that seniors who engage in moderate exercise for just over an hour a day, show significant…

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Is it Alzheimer’s or Is it Normal Aging?

Mom forgot where she put her purse. Dad struggled to remember his brother’s name. Moments like these make everyone wonder: Is it Alzheimer’s or normal aging? Since June is National Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness month, we at Hamilton Grove Healthcare and Rehabilitation are presenting a short guide to knowing the difference. While we might be…

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