BY GAIL SHAW — Certified Dementia Care Specialist - Everyone’s brain is affected differently by dementia. Research says there are over 80 different types of dementia. Alzheimer’s is the most common form and is said to affect up to 80% of those living with memory loss. It should be noted, dementia is not a normal [...]
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By Gail J. Shaw, Care Coordinator - "Don't underestimate me. I know more than I say, think more than I speak and notice more than you realize." I saw this quote of wisdom on Pinterest and it immediately reminded me of my clients, who are challenged every day as they live life with Alzheimer's. To [...]
By Gail J. Shaw, Dementia Care Specialist - The 2015 Alzheimer’s Association fact sheet states someone in the United States develops Alzheimer’s every 67 seconds and goes on to state in 2050, someone in the United States will develop the disease every 33 seconds. So, in the time it takes to scramble your morning eggs, [...]