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Worried About Memory Lapses?

September 2, 2015 — You need three ingredients for a recipe, so you dash to the grocery store—but once you’re there, you can’t remember one of the items you came for. You go to a wedding reception, and even though you’ve met the bride’s mother before, you can’t remember her name. You say aloud, “Where are my glasses, I’ve... Read More

Turn Down That Music!

June 27, 2015 — You’ve probably read about the many therapeutic benefits music offers for healthy aging. Music promotes physical, mental and emotional health. Music has been found to boost the immune system, and is even used to help people with Alzheimer’s disease access old memories and become more aware of the present. However, a new study from Georgia... Read More

May Is American Stroke Month: Tips for Family Caregivers

May 1, 2015 — When a loved one has a stroke, family members are often overwhelmed with countless questions. As part of American Stroke Month in May, the American Stroke Association offers 15 tips to help. It’s better to find out than miss out. Be aware of the medications that have been prescribed to your loved one and their... Read More