Antipsychotic drugs are traditionally deployed to control what are seen as problem behaviors in dementia patients. To comply with new federal guidelines, care facilities are scaling back use of such medications, but that requires new approaches and retraining staff.
Moving a loved one into memory care after you have chosen the right facility can be an undeniably difficult process. Understandably, you will want to make the transition as easy… (Read More)
Making the decision to relocate a loved one to a senior care community is never easy. But sometimes, as with cases of dementia and Alzheimer’s, it can be in your… (Read More)
Although many assisted-living communities and nursing homes will cater to individuals with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, facilities providing specialized care and housing tailored to the needs of individuals afflicted with these… (Read More)