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September 16, 2019

4 Common Types of Chronic Pain

Chronic pain is commonly defined as any pain which lasts more than 12 weeks. Whereas acute pain is the normal sensation which alerts us to an […]
September 13, 2019

How to talk to someone with Alzheimer’s

Communication changes when someone has Alzheimer’s When someone has Alzheimer’s or dementia, changes in their brain cause a decline in their ability to listen and respond to normal conversation. […]
September 9, 2019

National Assisted Living Week – September 8 – 14, 2019

Happy National Assisted Living Week to all of our partners and colleagues throughout North County San Diego! We value the opportunity to work with you to […]
September 9, 2019

10 Early Signs and Symptoms of Alzheimer’s

Memory loss that disrupts daily life may be a symptom of Alzheimer’s or other dementia. Alzheimer’s is a brain disease that causes a slow decline in […]
September 6, 2019

8 Things You Didn’t Know About Assisted Living

Are you familiar with what assisted living covers and how it differs from other types of senior care communities? Learn more from our blog about assisted living […]
September 3, 2019

September is World Alzheimer’s Month

September is World Alzheimer’s Month, an international campaign to raise dementia awareness and challenge stigma. Each year, Alzheimer associations from around the world unite to organise […]
September 1, 2019

September is Pain Awareness Month

Watch this one hour film if you, family member or a friend is struggling with chronic pain. This Discovery Channel documentary explores what chronic pain is, […]
August 28, 2019

How to prepare yourself for a good end of life

By Katy Butler My parents lived good lives and expected to die good deaths. They exercised daily, ate plenty of fruits and vegetables, and kept, in […]
August 27, 2019

What Causes Chronic Pain?

Everyone experiences occasional aches and pains. In fact, sudden pain is an important reaction of the nervous system that helps alert you to possible injury. When […]