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Memory Care Activities for Seniors with Dementia

A holistic approach to care provides Spectrum Retirement Memory Care residents a broad range of activities.   Independence. Productivity. Accomplishment. Purpose.   In a cognitive sense, those four words are the ambrosia of brain food. It could be said that...


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Memory Care or Skilled Nursing: Which is Right for Your Family?

We outline the differences between Memory Care and skilled nursing so you can make the right choice for your loved one. Is your spouse or loved one beginning to experience memory loss? When someone is diagnosed with Alzheimer's or another...


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Art Therapy Enhances Well-being for People With Dementia

Making or even viewing art has a positive impact on those living with memory loss.   Have you ever noticed how much calmer you feel after spending an hour knitting, coloring, or drawing? Art therapy enhances well-being for people with...


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Leafy Greens Slow Brain Aging

Here are ways to pack in the leafy greens and eat your way younger.   When many people think of kale, they think young, trendy, yoga-doing, green juice-drinking hipsters. But 70 is the new 60, and eating kale, as well...


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Alzheimer’s Disease Breakthroughs on the Horizon

Staggering statistics push researchers for more answers   About 5.8 million Americans live with Alzheimer’s disease according to the Alzheimer’s Association. Without new Alzheimer's disease breakthroughs that effectively slow, prevent, or cure the disease, that number is expected to climb...


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