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Loss of Sleep Can Lead to Loss of Memory

The importance of sleep has never been so apparent as shown by a recent study that stated “older women who suffer from sleep apnea are more than twice as likely to develop dementia as those who don’t.” Just to review, sleep apnea is a disorder in which people have one or more pauses in breathing […]

Posted on August 29, 2011

Signs of Dementia

Oddly enough, one of the hardest things that people struggle with when caring for their aging loved ones is first deciding if they need help, and then asking for assistance. Occasionally we forget where our keys are, or trying to remember why we walked in to our kitchen only to forget why we needed to […]

Posted on June 29, 2011