Eat For Your Life!
Eat Like Your Life Depends On It
The way that we think about and consume food has a direct link to the quality of life that we enjoy. It is a key component to managing... read more
Published on October 30, 2018.
Bridging the Distance: Long-Distance Caregiving
In recent generations there has been a diaspora of families. Jobs, education, and loved ones have spread families out across the country and the globe. When our aging loved ones need assistance, it can... read more
Published on October 24, 2018.
True or False: Common Myths About Long Term Care
Throughout the month of August, Sound Options is focusing the conversation around long-term care, insurance, and the safety nets we build around ourselves as we age. When it comes to long-term care insurance, common... read more
Published on October 8, 2018.
Walk This Way
Imagine a fresh rain, fallen leaves crunching under your feet, and the sweet smell of Northwest dew. After a hot summer, there is no better feeling than going for a walk in the beautiful... read more
Published on October 2, 2018.
4 Family Caregiving Facts You May Not Know
No one wants to think about it, but unfortunately as our parents and loved ones age, family caregivers need to think about how to provide the best care possible. According to an AARP report,... read more
Published on September 28, 2018.
Using Music to Engage Alzheimer's Patients
Using Music to Engage Alzheimer's Patients by Marie Marley, for the Huffington Post
People caring for those with Alzheimer's have long known that music is special to those individuals. It won't stop or slow the... read more
Published on September 18, 2018.
September Event: Bets and Vets
Check out the pictures from our latest event, in partnership with Concierge Care Advisors, held at Emerald Downs on September 14th. We had a great time meeting and showing our appreciation for local veterans while... read more
Published on September 17, 2018.
Helping Children and Teens Understand Alzheimer's
For the sandwich generation that finds themselves caring for both children and parents, there are many challenges to the balancing act. One of those challenges may be helping younger grandchildren or great-grandchildren understand Alzheimer’s... read more
Published on September 13, 2018.
The Fear Factor: Preventing Senior Falls
1 in 3 adults of ages 65 and older fall each year, and falls account for 25% of all hospital admissions. With statistic like these, it is easy to think that falls are a normal... read more
Published on September 8, 2018.
Preparedness for Seniors: National Preparedness Month
National Preparedness Month 2018
September is National Preparedness Month (NPM). NPM is managed and sponsored by FEMA's Ready Campaign which aims to educate and empower Americans during NPM and throughout the year. The goal is to prepare... read more
Published on September 1, 2018.