Assisted Living For A Couple

Locating the best assisted living facility for one person is difficult, but finding assisted living for a couple has unique challenges.  Very often a family looks for assisted living for a couple because one spouse needs care, and the well spouse can no longer provide care for any number of reasons. In San Diego County there are over a hundred assisted living communities.  In addition, there are hundreds of small assisted living care homes.  Locating […]

Is It Dementia?

Dementia is not a disease or an illness.  It is a broad term used to describe a number of symptoms caused by failing memory or cognitive decline.  In true dementia, these symptoms will cause enough problems as to interfere with the person’s day to day activities and life. Not everyone with poor short term memory has dementia. Some cognitive decline can occur naturally with aging and may be mild and not progressive.  This is referred […]