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Is Dementia Prevalence Increasing?

Dementia is a devastating debilitating disease that affects over 46 million people across the globe, with many people worried that dementia prevalence is increasing. The toll that this condition takes on not only the patient but also caregivers, friends, and families is high. The basics of dementia prevalence Dementia is [...]

By |2016-11-17T10:17:51-07:00April 15th, 2016|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Is Dementia Prevalence Increasing?

Are We Overmedicating Our Elderly?

Getting older is a part of life. The best-case scenario for aging may be “aging in place” with family around to provide care. Modern medicine has made it possible for people to live longer, healthier lives, but in some cases, a nursing home or assisted living facility is the best [...]

By |2016-11-17T16:39:16-07:00February 7th, 2016|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Are We Overmedicating Our Elderly?