Pomegranate Juice May Slow Age Related Memory Decline

Dementia is on the rise.  The number of people living with dementia is currently estimated at 47 million.  The projected increase by 2030 is 75 million.  The subject is of concern to me because my mom was diagnosed a few months ago. I have a relationship with her much like a sister. I will do anything  I can to keep her home where she belongs and permit her from getting worse. Early this morning[...]

Products that help take care of someone with Vascular Dementia

Vascular dementia is a decline in cognitive abilities. It can include symptoms such as disorientation, difficulty thinking, and understanding or inability to create new memories. My mom was diagnosed a few months ago. One of the first clues was she would get up at night thinking it was morning. This was very embarrassing for her. I work full time outside of the home.   I have installed a camera[...]

Mom’s 85th Birthday Surprise

My brother, my sister in law, myself and my husband planned a surprise 85th birthday party for mom. It was in October 2018.  I cannot believe it but we actually pulled it off. She has 3 brothers and 2 of them made the trip to Asheville, NC. We rented a shed at Lake Julian.  We had family, friends and some bluegrass music.  I am so blessed to have her in my life. I cannot think of a life without her.[...]