The National Institutes of Health has prepared a series of informational guides on Alzheimer’s disease. This one, “Caring for a Person with Alzheimer’s Disease: Your Easy-to-Use Guide” should be of… read more →
Via the Faribault Daily News: Residents of Minnesota nursing homes and assisted living facilities or family members would be allowed to place secret cameras in their rooms to monitor their… read more →
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Via Senior Housing News: Minnesota-based New Perspective Senior Living recently partnered with Durham, North Carolina-based Roobrik, a provider of human-centric decision tools for age-related health and care decisions, to make… read more →
Via Governing: For millions of older Americans, there’s nothing stronger than the desire to age in place, maintaining their independence and avoiding intensive institutional care for as long as possible.… read more →
Via the Minneapolis Star-Tribune: Minnesota’s Legislative Auditor has issued a report stating that the state agency responsible for protecting vulnerable Minnesotans in senior care facilities has failed to meet its… read more →
Important informaton from the federal Food and Drug Administration about false treatment claims concerning autism: One thing that is important to know about autism up front: There is no cure… read more →
Via National Public Radio: Antipsychotic drugs, such as haloperidol and risperidone are FDA-approved for treating schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, but can increase the risk of death in older people who… read more →