Archive for month: March, 2017

Aging and Isolation- Causes and Impacts

Categories:Elderly Care

January/February 2017 Issue Aging & Isolation — Causes and Impacts By Lauren Snedeker, LMSW Social Work Today Vol. 17 No. 1 P. 24 Many older adults experience aging as a positive time because they remain active and connected to others, but many other elders become disconnected from family, friends, and community. This article examines the […]

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Dementia on the Downslide

Categories:Elderly Care

Dementia on the Downslide, Especially Among People With More Education In a hopeful sign for the health of the nation’s brains, the percentage of American older adults with dementia is dropping, a new study finds. The downward trend has emerged despite something else the study shows: a rising tide of three factors that are thought […]

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