Brookdale Blogs

How to Live Your Best Life with a Dementia Diagnosis

Juliet Holt Klinger November 13, 2017

November is National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month and each year at this time I reflect on the new information and experiences that impacted me over the past year. After 30 ... Read more

Brookdale Salutes our Veterans: Bravery at the Battle of the Bulge Earns Purple Heart

Brookdale Senior Living November 10, 2017

Joseph Bergamo is a resident at Brookdale Emerson in New Jersey who served in World War II during the height of the battle for control of the European mainland. During ... Read more

Looking Back to Move Forward: Why Life Stories Should Guide Dementia Care

Brookdale Senior Living November 08, 2017

Jay Newton-Small is cofounder of MemoryWell, a national network of more than 350 journalists who tell the life stories of those living with Alzheimer’s and dementia in order to improve ... Read more

Dementia and Friendships: Four Tips for Maintaining a Relationship

Juliet Holt Klinger November 06, 2017

The fear of losing friendships often becomes a reality for those living with Alzheimer’s or another dementia. Unfortunately, a common story I hear from people living with this diagnosis is ... Read more

Six Tech Gadgets to Help Seniors Stay Safe and Warm This Winter

Andrew Smith October 30, 2017

Winter can be rough on everyone, but it’s often especially difficult for seniors. When temperatures drop, seniors can find it challenging to navigate icy roads and snow-covered walkways, stay warm ... Read more

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