Category: Senior Living

Did You Know Hearing Loss Can Lead to Depression?

The America Medical Association (JAMA) conducted a 10-year study and found a connection between hearing loss and health risks. The risks include a 50 percent greater risk of dementia, a 40 percent greater risk of developing depression, and nearly a 30 percent higher risk for unintended falls.   Reuters Health

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Dementia Can Affect Anyone

Jack Hanna, wildlife expert, author, guest TV personality, and TV producer known for starring in shows like Animal Adventures, Voices for Wildlife, and Into the Wild, is retiring from work and public life because he has dementia. Known as “Jungle” Jack, he left the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, where he

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Caregiving in a Time of Crisis

Caregiving to a loved one, as their care partner, during a crisis is challenging. And since the advent of COVID-19, we know that being prepared is more important than ever before. Caregivers must balance the need for their care partner’s health and balance it with that person’s safety. As the

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