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Alzheimer’s, Dementia and Diabetes Connection — Tips for Caregivers

Alzheimer’s, Dementia and Diabetes Connection — Tips for Caregivers

Is there a link between having diabetes and getting dementia, especially Alzheimer’s disease? There is growing evidence the answer is yes. Many experts have been investigating how diabetes or uncontrolled blood sugar may impact brain health. We already know and have seen how elevated blood sugar damages our blood vessels, impacting other organs. At the… Continue Reading

Teach Your Parents (and Grandparents) Well on Technology

Teach Your Parents (and Grandparents) Well on Technology

Many baby boomers will recall the classic “Teach Your Children” as recorded by Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young in 1970 (ouch, was it THAT long ago?). Those who are younger may have been introduced to the song in the Glee finale, where it was sung by THE teacher, Will Schuester. The time will come — if… Continue Reading

9 Great Protein (and Flavor) Hacks for Seniors’ Muscle Health

9 Great Protein (and Flavor) Hacks for Seniors’ Muscle Health

Senior Care Corner® is a sponsored blog partner of Ensure® but the opinions in this article are ours alone. Please see below for additional disclosures. Our muscles need our attention as we get older so that caregivers and seniors can stay active and strong. Family caregivers who are balancing caring for older adults, their own children, a… Continue Reading

Technology Supported Aging Model — Family Caregiver Tip

Technology Supported Aging Model — Family Caregiver Tip

As family caregivers look to their communities and technology innovators to help them bring a better quality of life to their aging in place seniors, there are experts trying to improve this model for successful aging with them in mind. Seniors and their family caregivers have different needs and desires for how they wish to… Continue Reading





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