Resources for Family Caregivers of Older Adults

Healthy Hearing Can Help Keep Your Brain Fit

Healthy Hearing Can Help Keep Your Brain Fit

It is Better Hearing and Speech month, so we invited Annette Mazevski, Au.D., Ph.D., to author an article for Senior Care Corner®.  Annette is the Manager of Technology Assessment at Oticon, a hearing aid manufacturer. She has more than 15 years of experience as an audiologist and researcher, during which she has guided hearing aid wearers… Continue Reading

Improving Health Through Participation in Clinical Trials

Improving Health Through Participation in Clinical Trials

How many people do you know who have participated in a clinical trial? A clinical trial or research study involves human volunteers (also called participants) and is intended to add to medical knowledge. There are two main types of clinical studies: clinical trials and observational studies. Family caregivers may not realize that clinical trials/studies not… Continue Reading

Playing Games Together for Fun and Mental Exercise

Playing Games Together for Fun and Mental Exercise

Who doesn’t love to play a game? It has been shown that people who experience memory loss can stimulate and engage their brain by playing games. The games can be many, varied, and either high tech or low tech. As long as the senior enjoys playing them and is fully engaged, game playing will stimulate… Continue Reading

Invitation to — The Shop at Senior Care Corner®

Invitation to — The Shop at Senior Care Corner®

Time is the currency in shortest supply for many family caregivers of older adults. Finding the answer to “what do I do when…” is often a challenge as well. Helping solve both of those challenges for family caregivers is a big part of what drove us to create Senior Care Corner® — and what motivates… Continue Reading




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