How is your B12 level?

Did you know that low levels of vitamin B12 can mimic dementia? A recent article in the New York Times magazine had an in depth discussion of this reality.  A B12 deficiency can creep up without warning and can cause symptoms such as anemia, muscle…

Lewy Body Dementia

As many of you know, I sit on the board of directors of the Lewy Body Dementia Association.  Lewy Body Dementia is often  misdiagnosed, but is the second most common form of dementia.  My LBDA board colleague, Angela Taylor, has been through this devastating disease…

Care consultation by phone

  From Louise………      You learn something new everyday!!!  Today I had the pleasure of meeting with Marnie Shellenberger of the Atlanta Regional Commission.  She came by Hurley Elder Care Law to tell us about a program that could be extremely beneficial to many…

Hear, Hear!!

Blog from Sandi…….. Older adults are suffering with functional and cognitive decline due to hearing loss and these problems may have available interventions. In nearly two thirds of adults over the age of 70 in the United States, there is defined hearing loss. Walking and…