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Hearing And Vision Loss In Seniors Can Cause Cognitive Decline

Aging Parents May Withdraw From Conversations Or Not Attend Family Or Social Functions Like They Once Did. Often This Is Caused By The Experiencing Of Hearing Or Vision Loss In Seniors. Research has shown that hearing and vision loss in seniors can cause cognitive decline. These changes often lead to [...]

Understanding Medication Reconciliation

Medication Mistakes Are The Most Common Patient Safety Error, And Reconciling Medication Is An Effective Prevention Method. Unintentional medication discrepancies that happen during a transition of care (such as a hospitalization and the subsequent discharge) are widespread. This represents a significant threat to patient safety. More than 20 percent of [...]

By |2018-12-23T12:16:29-04:00October 26th, 2018|Aging Care, Medication Management, Senior Health Care|

Sundowning: How to Restore Nighttime Peace

Alzheimer’s patients often have problems with sleeping or may experience changes in their sleep schedule know as sundowning. Sundown syndrome is a neurologically based condition associated with increased restlessness and confusion in patients with some form of dementia. Most commonly related to Alzheimer's disease, but also found in those with [...]