How Is Assisted Living Different from a Nursing Home?

As the senior care industry continues to expand, the wide variety of options can be overwhelming to older adults and their families. Each type of care is designed to meet … Continue reading “How Is Assisted Living Different from a Nursing Home?”

Nursing Homes Try to Calm Dementia Patients Without Powerful Drugs

Diane Schoenfeld comes every Friday to the Chaparral House nursing home in Berkeley, Calif. to spend time with her aunt, Lillie Manger. “Hi Aunt Lill!” she says, squatting down next … Continue reading “Nursing Homes Try to Calm Dementia Patients Without Powerful Drugs”