Avalon Memory Care's Menu Guidelines

Avalon Memory Care specializes in accommodations and care for individuals who have Alzheimer’s and related dementias, and we provide our residents with three home-cooked meals each day along with snacks and supplements between mealtimes. Our ...
Continue Reading This Blog

Types of Dementia

If you are considering assisted living for dementia care, you may have questions about the nature of this condition. Dementia is a term that describes a range of diseases, and Alzheimer’s is just one form of this condition. A common ...
Continue Reading This Blog

Explaining Your Parent's Alzheimer's to Your Children

Explaining your parent’s Alzheimer’s disease to your child can seem daunting, but communicating with them will help your children understand the changes that they will witness in their beloved grandparent. Talking to children about ...
Continue Reading This Blog

Recognizing When a Loved One Needs Around-the-Clock Dementia Care

Late-stage care needs for dementia are extensive and can be more than a caregiver can handle alone. If you are considering transitioning your loved one with dementia to assisted living care, there are some factors you can consider that will help you ...
Continue Reading This Blog

Answering Families' Questions About Our Accommodations

Avalon Memory Care offers even more than comprehensive mental health care for Alzheimer’s and dementia sufferers. Our assisted living centers are proud to offer comfortable and superior accommodations for all residents. When you invest in an ...
Continue Reading This Blog

Is There a Link Between Oral Health and Alzheimer's?

Alzheimer’s care is comprehensive and focuses on the whole body and mind. As you will learn in this video, Alzheimer’s care involves staying attuned to a resident’s oral health care needs. Alzheimer’s care is concerned with ...
Continue Reading This Blog

What Are the Signs of Worsening Dementia?

In order to create the best nursing care plan for dementia, it is essential to know the signs of worsening dementia. Only an assisted living center that is experienced in providing comprehensive dementia care can ensure that your loved one with ...
Continue Reading This Blog

The Truth Behind Alzheimer's Disease Myths [INFOGRAPHIC]

It is normal to occasionally forget things as you get older, but significant memory loss is not a normal sign of aging. Memory loss may be due to Alzheimer’s disease, for which there is no known cure. While there are medications available that ...
Continue Reading This Blog

Dealing with Dietary Challenges in Alzheimer's Patients

An Alzheimer’s memory care home is dedicated to providing comprehensive care for all residents. If your loved one has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, you deserve to feel like he or she is comfortable and cared for at all times. Without ...
Continue Reading This Blog

Distinguishing Between Depression and Alzheimer's Disease

Memory care can be an important part of treating both Alzheimer’s disease and depression. Because Alzheimer’s and depression symptoms can be similar, it is important to be diagnosed directly by your physician. Occasionally, patients who ...
Continue Reading This Blog
Page 5 of 20 1 2 3 4 5 6 7  . . . 16 17 18 19 20   Next