Healthy Aging

Keep the Mind Sharp, Keep Reading!

My grandparents were constant readers. They were happily surrounded by books in every room of their home. As they got older they discovered large print books made reading easier. But at a certain point my grandmother’s dementia made reading a chore for her.

She would start at the beginning of a page, but soon the […]

By |December 23rd, 2015|Family Life, Healthy Aging, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Isolation of Care Giving and The Virtual World of Support.

When I first became my grandmother’s caregiver I had no idea what my life was going to be like. I wrongly assumed life and our family roles would be the same as they had always been. A few months into the journey I had realized how different everything was from my expectations. For starters […]

By |December 23rd, 2015|Dementia Caregivers, Dementia Patients, Healthy Aging|0 Comments