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Why a Healthcare Advocate Can Be a Good Idea
Why a Healthcare Advocate Can Be a Good Idea

When faced with a significant medical or care decision, having another set of eyes and ears on the situation can provide important, objective feedback that otherwise might go overlooked.

All, blog post, senior care, Health, Healthcare

How to Respond When Your Loved One Repeats Themselves
How to Respond When Your Loved One Repeats Themselves

You just never really know why someone with Alzheimer’s Disease or other dementia repeats the same question or comment over and over. Is it really simply a lack of short-term memory or are there other possible reasons?

All, blog post, elderly care, Care Givers, elder support, Alzheimer's, aging

Preventing Dangerous Drug Interactions
Preventing Dangerous Drug Interactions

Medication is often a fact of life, especially as we age. Just as we explore potential side effects, equally as important is to understand possible interactions with other medications, both over-the-counter and prescribed.

All, blog post, Health, Medical Care

The Path to Forgiveness
The Path to Forgiveness

Learn to "let go". Although it is a commonly used phrase, how many of us actually know what it means and even if we do know, how do we do it?

All, blog post, Family and Relationships, caregivers, Lifestyle

7 Tips for Travel With A Person Living With Dementia
7 Tips for Travel With A Person Living With Dementia

This is the time of year for family gatherings and holiday celebrations. Perhaps your travel plans include a trip with someone who has had a decline in cognition that will require extra vigilance and preparation.

All, blog post, Tips, elderly care, Care Givers, Family and Relationships, Holidays

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Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness

Deborah Richman is the Vice President, Education and Outreach for the Alzheimer’s Association Minnesota-North Dakota. She is certified as an Activity Consultant/Educator with the National Certification Council of Activity Professionals (NCCAP) and is certified by the Alzheimer’s Association to offer Foundations of Dementia Care.

Former Hospital CEO Tells All

Dr. Josh Luke is a best-selling author, healthcare futurist, thought-leader and international motivational speaker. He is an experienced hospital CEO, health system Vice President and nursing home administrator. He is regarded as a “futurist” on the Affordable Care Act and how it will shape the continuum of care.