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How to Promote Brain Health & Combat Alzheimer's Disease

Posted by The Pavilion Senior Living Team on Sep 1, 2022 8:00:00 AM | 6 minute read

As we age, our risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia increases, making it important to do everything we can to delay the onset and promote brain health.

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Tags: Healthy Habits, Memory Care

Dementia & Memory Loss: Why You Shouldn't Avoid Talking to Your Doctor

Posted by The Pavilion Senior Living Team on Jun 15, 2022 8:00:00 AM | 3 minute read

Dementia and memory loss can be scary words, and it is understandable to want to avoid talking about them, especially when it’s about yourself. However, it’s vital to discuss dementia and your risk factors with your doctor, particularly as you age and your risk factors become more prevalent.

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Tags: Alzheimer's Disease, Memory Care

Learning the ABCs of Alzheimer's Prevention

Posted by The Pavilion Senior Living Team on Nov 15, 2021 8:00:00 AM | 4 minute read

While there is no cure for Alzheimer’s disease, there are some ways to prevent or even delay the progression of dementia, but first, you have to relearn your ABCs. 

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Tags: Alzheimer's Disease, Memory Care

Recognizing Early Signs of Dementia: What Are They?

Posted by The Pavilion Senior Living Team on Oct 15, 2021 8:00:00 AM | 3 minute read

Dementia is an “umbrella” term that describes several cognitive inhibiting conditions. Under the “dementia umbrella,” the common variations of this condition include Alzheimer’s disease, vascular dementia, frontotemporal dementia, Lewy body dementia, and mixed dementia.

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Tags: Alzheimer's Disease, Memory Care

How Natural Light Benefits Those with Dementia

Posted by The Pavilion Senior Living Team on Jul 1, 2021 8:00:00 AM | 3 minute read

When a real estate agent shows a home, one of the first highlights they point out is the amount of natural light in a room. There is a reason for this. Whether we realize it or not, we all seek out natural light. Without knowing why we crave as much of it as possible.

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Tags: Alzheimer's Disease, Memory Care

Transitioning a Loved One to Memory Care: Helpful Tips to Ease the Process

Posted by The Pavilion Senior Living Team on Feb 15, 2021 8:00:00 AM | 3 minute read

You know that transitioning your parent or loved one into a memory care community is best for him or her, but you still have doubts. You may be asking yourself questions like, “will my mother understand what is happening?” or “how will my father react to moving into a new environment?” You may even feel sad about the upcoming transition.

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Helping A Family Member Transition to Memory Care in Lebanon, TN

Posted by The Pavilion Senior Living Team on Jun 15, 2020 8:00:00 AM | 6 minute read

Discovering a family member is living with memory impairments can be difficult, and transitioning him or her into memory care can be an overwhelming experience. This is especially true if one is hesitant or resistant to making the transition into a memory care community. Navigating through all of the unknowns is a task by itself, but ensuring that your family member is comfortable with the change adds another layer.

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Tags: Senior Living, Memory Care

4 Common Types of Dementia Among Older Adults

Posted by The Pavilion Senior Living Team on Feb 15, 2020 8:00:00 AM | 3 minute read

Although many people may think dementia itself is a disease, it is only a means of describing changes in the brain that are characterized by memory loss and cognitive decline. While Alzheimer’s disease is the most commonly known and diagnosed type of dementia, it is not the only form of the condition.

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Understanding What to Expect from Memory Care as a Family Member

Posted by The Pavilion Senior Living Team on Jan 15, 2020 8:00:00 AM | 3 minute read

With an estimated 44 million people living with Alzheimer’s disease worldwide, providing the appropriate level of care and attention to these individuals becomes crucial. Memory care services are a form of long-term care designed to meet the needs of a person with Alzheimer's disease, dementia, or other types of memory impairments.

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Tags: Alzheimer's Disease, Memory Care

What is Alzheimer’s Disease?: Past, Present, and Future

Posted by The Pavilion Senior Living Team on Aug 1, 2019 8:00:00 AM | 3 minute read

If you find yourself asking the question ‘What is Alzheimer’s disease?’, you have come to the right place! Alzheimer’s disease is a severe form of dementia, with over 3 million cases in the United States every year. While communities like The Pavilion Senior Living provide ample support and memory care services, there currently is no cure. Senior care requires much attention, and having Alzheimer’s requires even more. 

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Tags: Alzheimer's Disease, Memory Care, The Pavilion Senior Living