Laura Voegeli - Tuesday, May 14, 2019
May 13, 2019 Nursing Home Compare revisions deserve only 2 stars
Steven Littlehale (https://www.mcknights.com/author/steven-littlehale/)
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services released improvements to Nursing Home Compare (https://www read more...
Laura Voegeli - Saturday, May 11, 2019
Adapting Activities for People with Alzheimer's Disease
Doing things we enjoy gives us pleasure and adds meaning to our lives. People with Alzheimer's disease (https://www.nia.nih.gov/health/what-alzheimers-disease) need to be active and do things they enjoy. However, don't expect to read more...
Laura Voegeli - Wednesday, May 08, 2019
TRENDING NOW: Older Adults Are Learning to Age Well from Podcasts
By Ajla Basic, Nov 29, 2018Categories: Technology (https://www.matherlifewaysinstituteonaging.com/category/technology/)
Older adults have access to a new medium for information and directed activities to help read more...
Laura Voegeli - Friday, May 03, 2019
Dementia May Never Improve, but Many Patients Still Can Learn
In “cognitive rehabilitation,” therapists train patients in simple tasks that can make daily life much easier.
By Paula Span (https://www.nytimes.com/by/paula-span)
Jan. 4, 2019
He was a retir read more...
Laura Voegeli - Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Laugh It Off: Exercise + Laughter Equals Benefits for Older Adults
By Roscoe Nicholson, Jan 16, 2018Categories: Aging & Wellness (https://www.matherlifewaysinstituteonaging.com/category/aging-wellness/)
In light of research that suggests enjoyment is a predictor of phys read more...
Laura Voegeli - Tuesday, April 23, 2019
The 2018–2019 flu season isn’t over in the United States but already has set a record, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday in its weekly flu report.
Data through April 13 indicate that levels of flu-like illness have been elevated for 21 weeks, one week longer tha read more...
Laura Voegeli - Sunday, April 21, 2019
'It's the dementia, it's not me': How this woman finds resilience in the face of memory loss
Wendy Mitchell thinks dementia shouldn't be seen as an ending, but as the start of a new life
Out in the Open January 4
Wendy Mitchell likens her factual memory to a ve read more...
Laura Voegeli - Thursday, April 18, 2019
Can Someone with Alzheimer’s Learn Something New?
Published on Mon, 01/07/2019 - 8:00pm
Lantern Lifestyle (https://lanternlifestyle.com/), to create a unique “learning” environment at his three assisted living/memory care communities in the Cleveland area (Madison, Chagrin read more...
Laura Voegeli - Wednesday, April 17, 2019
The Green House Project Announces New Initiative to Broaden the Reach, Deepen the Impact of the Movement to Eradicate Institutional Models of Care
Elements Include New Services, Expanded Board of Directors, and Opportunities for All Providers
Linthicum, MD (April 16, 2019): The GREEN H read more...
Laura Voegeli - Thursday, April 11, 2019
Caught on Camera: The Different Causes of Falls in Men & Women
By Dugan O’Connor, Sep 26, 2018 Categories: Senior Housing (https://www.matherlifewaysinstituteonaging.com/category/senior-housing/)
Most falls-related research has relied on self-reports to identify th read more...