Heritage Monona celebrated Mardi Gras with its residents and staff and the Herald Independent reported the event.
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Jan Zimmerman, RN has joined Heritage Senior Living as Corporate Dementia Specialist. I am very excited to be a part of this team as we go forward to create a dementia program second to none. Our seniors, especially those living with dementia deserve to complete this journey of their lives… read more
Tests That Older Adults Need “As you age, your need for regular medical testing usually increases . It may seem troublesome and expensive, but now is when you need to be proactive about your health and monitor changes in your body. Here is an outline of common tests older adults… read more
“‘More and more evidence suggests brain trauma can trigger long-term processes that may be harmful, suggesting the window for treatment after a head injury may be much greater than previously thought,’ said study author David Sharp.” To read more, click the link below. http://health.usnews.com/health-news/articles/2016-02-03/head-injuries-tied-to-buildup-of-alzheimers-plaques-small-study-finds?WT.mc_id=enews2016_02_10&utm_source=enews-aff-195&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=enews-2016-02-10
Article: 5 Things You Should Never Say to a Person With Alzheimer’s Excerpt: I immediately felt sorry for her embarrassment and was disgusted with myself for having pointed out her mistake. I realized I’d just broken one of the cardinal rules for interacting with a person who has dementia. I’d… read more