It’s All About Choices

In almost twenty years in the assisted living industry, the one thing I have come to realize is with the elderly people at this stage it's all about choice.  I've tried over the years to..   More

Music Memories

Last night I was watching a PBS special on Motown music.  They had Aretha Franklin, Lou Rawls, the Temptations and so many others.  This music  was popular when I was in high school and it..   More

Alzheimers or Dementia

In 19 years in the assisted living industry, I have found that anyone who exhibits any symptoms of dementia are automatically labeled as having Alzheimers.  When I was in college, I had a professor who..   More

5 Signs Your Elderly Loved One May Need Help

I do talks about how you know when you need help or an assisted living placement.  AARP recently came out with an article that pretty well describes some things to look for.   They listed..   More

How to Live Longer

I recently saw a Ted Talk on the secret of living longer.   You may be surprised to hear what the most  common predictor of long life is.  In the talk, the psychologist reveals the..   More