Month: February 2023
What Is a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC)?
Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRCs) are much different than your average assisted living facilities. When you hear the phrase “retirement community,” it might conjure up outdated stereotypes of drab nursing… Continue reading What Is a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC)?
Warning Signs of Common Types of Cancers in Seniors
Unfortunately, cancer is something that millions of families will deal with at some point in time. It’s a journey the whole family is affected by, and is filled with ups… Continue reading Warning Signs of Common Types of Cancers in Seniors
What is Sundowner’s Syndrome?
If your loved one has just been diagnosed with dementia, you may be hearing some new terms. One of them being, “sundowner’s syndrome.” Our Tapestries memory care team is going… Continue reading What is Sundowner’s Syndrome?
5 Questions You Must Ask During an Assisted Living Tour
Making the move into assisted living could be equally exciting and nerve-wracking. Exciting because you know it’s the right decision to enhance your quality of life and make new friends.… Continue reading 5 Questions You Must Ask During an Assisted Living Tour
More Medication is Not the Answer to Dementia
Did you know that overmedication can worsen dementia? And that overmedication in general is a crisis for older adults? Seniors taking 5 medications or more a day are at a… Continue reading More Medication is Not the Answer to Dementia