What is the Importance of Early Alzheimer’s Diagnosis?

June 30, 2021 | BY PHS Staff

Alzheimer’s disease (AD) may be the sixth leading cause of death in this country, but dementia from Alzheimer’s is still […]

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Why Does Your Senior Loved One Refuse Help?

June 15, 2021 | BY PHS Staff

Are you getting push-back from your senior loved one? Are they refusing your help, even though you’re just, well, trying […]

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Caring For Parents: A Guideline For Adult Children

May 31, 2021 | BY PHS Staff

If you are the adult child of an aging parent who is increasingly in need of help at home, you […]

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What is Vascular Dementia?

May 14, 2021 | BY PHS Staff

Vascular dementia, the second most common cause of dementia after Alzheimer’s disease, accounts for between five and 10 percent of […]

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How to Minimize Sundowner’s Syndrome

April 30, 2021 | BY PHS Staff

If you have a loved one who suffers from dementia, you may have heard the term “sundowning,” which refers to […]

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Knowing When it’s Time to Hire In-Home Help

April 15, 2021 | BY PHS Staff

  Signs of cognitive, behavior and mobility decline in seniors can come on so slowly that you as the adult […]

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When to Be Concerned About Your Senior’s Forgetfulness

March 31, 2021 | BY PHS Staff

Things like forgetting where you put your keys or paying a bill are typically signs of mild forgetfulness, which is […]

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The Effects of Social Isolation on Seniors

March 15, 2021 | BY PHS Staff

Social isolation is a real concern for seniors at any time – even in non-pandemic times. But with the shut […]

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Should Your Loved One with Dementia Be Driving?

January 29, 2021 | BY PHS Staff

No one wants to have this conversation with their aging parent, spouse or other loved one. Having “the talk” with […]

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Top Healthy New Year’s Resolutions for Older Adults

January 15, 2021 | BY PHS Staff

With a new year comes a new resolve to be better, live healthier and get fit. This is especially important […]

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