Category: Rehab & Skilled Nursing

Signs and Behaviors of Dementia in Seniors

Signs and Behaviors of Dementia in Seniors

Posted by Diane Tonelli OTR/L, MHA CDP Clinical Director of Tapestry on | No Comments

Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease currently affects over five million Americans over the age of 65, although it can and does affect younger men and women. Typically associated with the most common symptoms like memory loss and forgetfulness, Alzheimer’s dementia progresses….

What Is Respite Care? Everything You Need to Know

What Is Respite Care? Everything You Need to Know

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The demands and responsibilities that come with caring for another person with Dementia, Alzheimer’s or other health conditions can become overwhelming. Even dedicated and well-meaning caregivers can be affected by a common condition known as caregiver burnout (also known as….

Following the Mediterranean Diet Can Decrease Risk of Dementia

Following the Mediterranean Diet Can Decrease Risk of Dementia

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The Mediterranean Diet has long been touted for several health benefits, but recent research found following this plan can significantly reduce the risk of dementia. A study recently presented at the Alzheimer’s Association’s International Conference in London found older adults….

Post-Surgical Care: Beaumont Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Centers

Post-Surgical Care: Beaumont Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Centers

Posted by Debbie Freedman, RN, BSN, MS on | No Comments

There are a number of factors involved in the success of the healing process and professional post-surgical care is beneficial to the patient post-surgery. From filling and taking prescription medication to wound care and physical therapy, additional support from our….

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