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The Air You Breathe Can Damage Your Brain

Nursing Home Blog

Why do people get dementia? Why is one person stricken with this tragic disease when another is not? Is there any way to prevent Alzheimer's and increase the quality of life for the elderly? There are so many unanswered questions about dementia and Alzheimer's. Science, though, is starting to make progress. For example, an intriguing new…

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Three Disturbing Financial Scams Aimed at Seniors

Nursing Home Blog

One of the difficulties of growing old is that you often are on a fixed income, living off  retirement funds, investments and support from the government. At the same time, you may not be aware that criminals are waiting to pounce. When criminals discover that a senior has a big bank account, they develop financial…

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Nursing & Care Staff Reveal Resident Abuse

Elder Abuse, Nursing Home Blog

Between 2011 and 2015, more than 100 nursing and care employees were recruited to five new nursing homes. With previous experience working in nursing homes, the new employees were asked to participate in an anonymous questionnaire to determine the frequency and nature of any abuse they had witnessed – and the results were shocking! Results:…

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