Electronic Tags for Dementia Patients

The UK Alzheimer’s Society recently announced, “Electronic tagging has the potential to offer benefits to people with dementia and their carers.” Citing practical and ethical issues yet to be fully addressed, the Society suggested further research and urged striking a balance between the benefits of tracking a patient prone to wandering and the potential civil […]

Stressed and Tired Have a New Name: CSS

Whenever I ask a caregiver how they are doing, the first word is usually “tired.” They try to find a balance between work and life, but the demands of the job often get in the way. More importantly, caregivers don’t realize that tiredness is just one symptom related to a more insidious cause – stress. […]

Heads Up: Prevent Brain Injury

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month so “feed your head” and read about the causes of brain injury and what you can do to prevent them. nike air max 2012 bottes timberland pas cher Serious risk for older adults: You don’t need to be a superhero to know that falls are the major cause of […]