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What is a Memory Screening?

Older adults are becoming much more aware of the importance of brain health. Just like monitoring the body’s cholesterol, blood pressure and blood glucose levels for early signs of trouble, there are similar benefits to be gained from memory screening. But if you’ve never heard of memory screening, you may be wondering what it is …

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Great ways to love your brain.

As we grow older, one of our greatest fears is losing our memory and ending up with dementia. Alzheimer’s disease, the most common type of dementia, affects 1 in 10 people ages 65 and older. So while the risk is real, there’s a growing body of evidence that shows you can reduce the risk of …

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Spotting the Early Signs of Dementia

You hear the term “dementia” used in different contexts, but do you know what it really means? Dementia isn’t a disease per se. It’s a term for the symptoms of cognitive impairment when the brain’s ability to think, reason and remember negatively affects daily life. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common cause, accounting for 60%-80% …

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What Is Memory Care Like at Rolling Green Village?

What Is Memory Care? Memory care facilities are communities for people with dementia, Alzheimer’s disease, and other memory problems. They’re staffed 24/7 with nurses who specialize in memory care. Staff assist with medication management, activities of daily living (ADLs) like eating and getting dressed, housekeeping, transportation, nutrition, and more. Care is designed with a person-centered …

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Music and Memory care

CAN MUSIC BRING BACK LONG-LOST MEMORIES? We’ve all had the experience of hearing a song from the past, especially one we heard as a teenager, that took us back to where we were when we first heard it. Sights, sounds and emotions associated with the song come immediately to mind. But try to remember something …

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