Health & Wellness
Kim Estes, senior vice president of clinical services, writes about issues that affect men and women as they age. From planning for long-term care to getting more sleep, this is your one-stop-shop for all things aging.
A Non-Pharmacological Approach: Meeting the Unmet Needs of Someone with Dementia
November is National Alzheimer’s Awareness month, a time to educate people on the disease. Most often, the headlines are about the latest statistics or finding a cure. People don’t often ... Read more
Handling Family Disagreements about Dementia Symptoms, Diagnosis
Family strife over dementia can occur even before the disease is identified. There can be a dispute about whether a loved one’s forgetfulness and other behavior merit visiting a doctor. ... Read more
Why Physicians and Families Don't Want to Talk About Dementia
Does talking about dementia make you uncomfortable? If so, you would not be alone. Not only do many families avoid talking about this disease, to a large degree doctors do ... Read more