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Signs of Alzheimer’s Compared with Typical Age-Related Changes

September 13, 2021

As we age, it is normal for one to be a little forgetful. But when is it important to see a doctor? Read the Alzheimer's Association's 10 signs of Alzheimer's and dementia compared to typical age-related changes to help you understand what is normal aging.

It’s Never 2 Late (iN2L) December 30, 2019 by Priority Life Care

It’s Never 2 Late (iN2L), the pioneer and market leader of engagement technology designed for residents in senior living communities, has successfully rolled out Priority Life Care communities Oak Park Village at Hammond and Oak Park Village Slidell in Louisiana. With iN2L, residents can intuitively ‘touch their way’ to person-centered programs and meaningful experiences.

Can Your Parents Safely Age at Home? December 16, 2019 by Priority Life Care

There is a point, as adult children when we may ask ourselves if it is still safe for our parent(s) to be living at home.

Help Your Loved One Cope with the Holiday Blues December 2, 2019 by Priority Life Care

When we think of the holidays, we think of warm fireplaces, sharing food and exchanging presents. For many of us, it’s a time when we visit with friends of family throughout the entire month. But for older adults, the holidays are not always so joyful. It can also be a time of loneliness and sorrow. With social and family pressures, one may feel the “Holiday Blues.”

What You Do Matters: Caring for a Person with Dementia or Alzheimer’s November 18, 2019 by Holly Watkins

Over 50 million people live with Alzheimer’s and other dementias, and caregivers often experience a feeling called “caregiver burnout”. No matter what stage of life a person is experiencing, we all want to feel loved, supported, and that what we do matters.

10 Healthy Habits to Stay Fit at Every Age November 4, 2019 by Priority Life Care

Age doesn’t matter when it comes to improving the quality of life. Read how to stay fit at every age. Life is a journey and we are here to experience and enjoy!

The Benefits of Socializing for the Elderly October 21, 2019 by Priority Life Care

From birth throughout all stages of life, humans need love and caring social interaction with friends and relatives in order to lead a fulfilling, healthy life.  In fact, numerous recent studies are proving that regular socialization can add five to six years and often more to one’s lifespan contrasted to people who reside in relative… Read More

Dancing to Benefit Your Health and Your Soul October 7, 2019 by Priority Life Care

Archaeologists have unearthed traces of dances from prehistoric times, including those on rock shelter paintings in India and Egyptian tombs determined as far back as 30,000 years. Historically, dancing has been used as a means of ceremonies, rituals, healing, method of expression, socializing, war, peace.  Recent studies indicate that dancing may well provide another benefit—longevity…. Read More

Dawn Willert Named 2019 PLC Executive Director of the Year September 23, 2019 by Priority Life Care

We are pleased to announce that Dawn Willert, Executive Director of Lamplight Inn of West Allis in West Allis, Wisconsin, was named 2019 Executive Director of the Year.

Seniors Reap the Benefits through Gardening September 23, 2019 by Priority Life Care

Gardening is a favorite stress reducer for our seniors. Residents are proud to share a vase full of blooms or their basil sprinkled into the marinara pasta sauce!

Music Does Wonders for the Elderly September 9, 2019 by Priority Life Care

Research from numerous reputable studies has indicated music can reduce anxiety, blood pressure and pain in addition to improving sleep, moods, mental alertness and memory, proving most beneficial to the elderly. YOu can find many additional benefits here. Despite the advance of age, our brains are constantly building connections whenever new stimuli are introduced and… Read More

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