Are Dementia and Alzheimer’s One In The Same?

Are Dementia and Alzheimer’s One In The Same?

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We hear a lot in the news about dementia and Alzheimer’s.  People use them synonymously.  However, they are two of the most confusing diseases that exist in the territory of mental decline in America today. There are a number of differences that the public needs to be better informed about.

First, the onset between the two are different.  With Alzheimer’s, the onset can start as early as 45…

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Seniors and Technology-Connecting to Others

Seniors and Technology-Connecting to Others

Monitor, Keyboard, and MouseWherever you go, you always see someone using a form of technology.  Either a smartphone, tablet or computer.  Did you know that the fastest growing group of social media users are 74 and older according to the Pew Internet and American Life Project.

However, some seniors are not using technology because of a physical limitation, such as, their eyesight may be diminishing and the buttons on a…

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