Weekly Research Review - July 5

Weekly Research Review - July 5
Seniors may need new shoes to avoid pain, prevent falls Physicians Weekly Because our feet change shape as we age, shoes that fit when we were young may become uncomfortable and unsafe in our senior years,... read more
Published on July 5, 2019.

Weekly Research Review - June 28

Weekly Research Review - June 28
New Evidence Supports Inverse Association Between Cancer, Alzheimer’s Healio Findings suggest that a common pathologic process in cancer and Alzheimer’s disease (AD) may work in opposite directions, according to the researchers. read here Vancouver Woman Turns to Advocacy... read more
Published on June 28, 2019.

Our Caregiver Liaisons

Our Caregiver Liaisons
Check out these special Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs)! Our team of professional Caregivers is supported by our Caregiver Liaisons. These three help train new Caregivers, offer administrative assistance, and provide excellence customer service to family... read more
Published on June 10, 2019.

Our Alzheimer's Stories

Our Alzheimer's Stories
June is Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month and the Alzheimer's Association is counting on all of us to share a #MyAlzStory. The more we talk about our experiences and connect with others in the... read more
Published on June 6, 2019.

Tough Talks with Dad

Tough Talks with Dad
Adult children are often uncomfortable talking to their parents about aging issues or concerns they have about their parent’s safety and well-being.  Since June is the month we celebrate Father’s Day, focusing on some... read more
Published on June 2, 2019.

The Three Legal Documents NO Senior Should Be Without

The Three Legal Documents NO Senior Should Be Without
Every adult, but especially every senior, should have three essential legal documents: A will A “Living Will” or advanced directives A Durable Power of Attorney (DPOA) A will can be simple or complicated depending on your situation.  If... read more
Published on May 28, 2019.

Nursing Demand, Supplying Careers

Nursing Demand, Supplying Careers
Nurses impact every part of health care, including the exploding sector of long-term care. As our state prepares for aging Baby Boomers, the development of resources for senior care is opening up opportunities and presenting a larger need for nurses.  read more
Published on May 6, 2019.

National Aging Life Care Month

National Aging Life Care Month
What Makes a Care Manager an Aging Life Care Professional™? An Aging Life Care Professional is not just someone serving seniors as a care coordinator, but indicates a professional who is a member of the... read more
Published on April 30, 2019.

Aging into the Future: Pierce County 2020-2030

Aging into the Future: Pierce County 2020-2030
On March 23rd, the Pierce County Aging & Disability Resources Center put on the event - Aging into the Future: Pierce County 2020-2030 - which had a great turnout (200+ participants!)  Watch and listen to Mary Lynn... read more
Published on April 11, 2019.

Understanding Hoarding in Seniors

Understanding Hoarding in Seniors
At Sound Options, we are always discussing the spaces we live in and how it impacts seniors’ lifestyles, safety, comfort, and even how they age. One of the most tragic issues concerning a living space... read more
Published on April 5, 2019.

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