The Seven Stages of Alzheimer’s

Published on August 14, 2019 Doug Stark President at ComfortCare Homes, Inc. Alzheimer’s disease is the fifth leading cause of death in people 65-and-older. The National Alzheimer’s Association estimates that about 1-in-8 Americans in that age group has the disease....

12 Summer Safety Tips for Seniors

Gillian Kruse June 13, 2018 The summertime is a time of fun and relaxation for most people. But for seniors, the heat and sun can be dangerous if the proper precautions aren’t taken. Here are some great tips that aging adults, as well as their caregivers, can...

Greatest Fears of Senior Citizens Addressed

According to a study, “Aging in Place in America,” commissioned by Clarity and The EAR Foundation, senior citizens today fear moving into a nursing home and losing their independence more than they fear death. Here is what one 64-year old wrote: “But my worst fear in...

The Holidays and Alzheimer’s

As we approach the holiday season we need to be mindful of the challenges this time of year can present for our loved ones. Below are some tips developed by the Alzheimer’s Association to help families, caregivers and our seniors better manage this time of year....