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The Aging Process: Getting Your Finances in Order

The Aging Process: Getting Your Finances in Order

We all know that money isn’t everything, but the truth is that it plays a highly important role in just about every aspect of our lives. Making sound financial decisions is important at any age, but as we enter our senior years, it becomes more important ...
Hospice: What Is It and Is It Right for my Loved One?

Hospice: What Is It and Is It Right for my Loved One?

No one enjoys thinking about end-of-life for a loved one. That’s why so many caregivers and families avoid talking about the end stage of their loved one’s disease for as long as possible. However, as with many aspects of dementia, end-of-life is ...
The Important Connection Between Gut Health and Brain Health

The Important Connection Between Gut Health and Brain Health

We’ve known for years that our diet can affect our brain health in many ways – both physically, emotionally and mentally. So it should come as no surprise to learn that your gut itself – the internal system that processes food – can also affect your ...
Advice by Alicia: Self-Care for the Dementia Caregiver

Advice by Alicia: Self-Care for the Dementia Caregiver

Alicia Seaver is the Vice President of Memory Care Operations for EPOCH Senior Living and a Certified Memory Impairment Specialist. Every month, she addresses a specific issue related to memory and memory care. If you’re interested in hearing about a ...
How to Cope with a Dementia Diagnosis

How to Cope with a Dementia Diagnosis

Receiving a dementia diagnosis is a life-changing event. There’s life before the diagnosis...and life after the diagnosis. Whether you’re the one who’s been diagnosed with dementia or the loved one of someone with the disease, the news can be jarring, ...
Communication Tips That Will Ease Your Caregiver Journey

Communication Tips That Will Ease Your Caregiver Journey

Being able to communicate with others – whether through a look, a touch or with words – is part of what makes us human. It’s something we do every day without even thinking about it, since it’s so integral to who we are. That’s why dementia can be such a ...
8 Tips for Visiting Your Loved One in Memory Care

8 Tips for Visiting Your Loved One in Memory Care

You know that visiting your loved one in a memory care community is important for your relationship and their happiness. But while it can be joyful and rewarding, it can also be frustrating, angering or saddening. Maybe your loved one will be having a ...
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