With the growing number of people in Orange County living with Alzheimer’s or a related dementia, we need to stay on top of the different types of dementia, their treatments and therapies. These dementia affected seniors are people that we know and love. They are our mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, neighbors, friends and the number is growing exponentially. We, at American Senior Home Finders, continuously attend classes, seminars and lectures related to this subject so that we can find … [Read more...] about Pet Therapy Helps Seniors with Dementia!
Assisted Living vs. Skilled Nursing Homes The NUMBER ONE CONFUSION that we encounter is many people think that Assisted Living is the same as a Nursing Home. The FACT OF THE MATTER is that they are completely different and can be misunderstood and cause someone to miss out of the benefits that assisted living can bring to a senior who has become isolated in their home alone. Please read the article below to find out the difference so that you can be educated when someone you … [Read more...] about The Number ONE Confusion about Senior Living
The Animal Care Center of Irvine has announced a new program that will help lonely seniors of two types: Seniors who need a companion and Pets who need a new home. If you know of anyone who could use a companion pet, please read below and pass along this information! In order to help both the senior people and the homeless senior pets of our community, the Irvine Animal Care Center has implemented a new program that will allow individuals age 62 and older to adopt a senior pet at no … [Read more...] about Senior Dogs Helping Seniors
Turmeric Fights Depression - Turmeric is one of the most potent natural cure-all This anti-inflammatory, antioxidant packed, cancer fighting, anti-bacterial and anti-viral superfood, turmeric has now been found to lift depression more effectively than any other conventional drugs. Better than Prozac with NO side effects! Tumeric is a super root which is very beneficial for our health. It’s rich in antioxidants, has anti-inflammatory properties, is great for brain health, lowers the risk … [Read more...] about This Turmeric Lemonade Is Better Than Prozac
If Only My Doctor Had Told Me! Your Rights as a Patient and the Law that Protects You Writer and Entrepreneur, Meridith Berk, speaks loudly about the rights we have as patients and the laws that protect us. Donna was honored to be interviewed by her and featured in this very educational book. Not only do we help families in a difficult time, we also EDUCATE THEM on all their rights and the different options that are available. This book is a must for any individual who wants to … [Read more...] about Your Rights as a Patient and the Law that Protects You
Choosing the right senior living community is likely to be one of the biggest decisions you will ever make. There are many things to consider when looking for the right environment for your loved one. Use the guidelines below to help you gain a thorough understanding of some of the key elements of senior living today. First Impressions Apartment and Accommodations Medical and Personal Care Food and Dining Safety and Security Activities and Social Outlets Staff and … [Read more...] about Checklist for Visiting a Senior Assisted Living Community