Category Archive for "Support Groups"

National Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month

Apr 19 2016

April is National Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month and a time to reflect upon the disease and some important things to remember. Parkinson’s…

Free Audio Conference: Specific Strategies You Can Use Today for Helping People with Memory Loss

Oct 06 2015

Audio conferences presented by the Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Illinois Chapter are held the second Tuesday of every month.  This month’s topic is…

2014 Chicago Walk to End Alzheimer’s – New Team Kickoff Event

Aug 21 2014

On Sunday, September 28th, 2014 the Chicago Walk to End Alzheimer’s is taking place at Montrose Harbor! The Chicago Walk Planning Committee…

Thank you!

Apr 26 2013

  Erin Curcio Instead of a regular post today, I wanted to take this time to say Thank You for following along…

AARP: Nursing Homes & Evacuation Plans

Apr 25 2013

With the turmoil and sporadic weather our country continues to face, it is imperative to find a home for your loved one…

Mayo Clinic: Diabetes and Alzheimer’s linked

Apr 22 2013

Mayo Clinic shares how reasearch suggests these two are linked as well as ways to start preventation NOW… Diabetes may increase your risk…

AARP: Your Caregiving Questions Answered: Nutrition and Wellness

Apr 19 2013

I stumbled upon a Q & A section for caregivers on the AARP site and thought some of you may also be…

WSJ: Tackling a Business Later in Life

Apr 17 2013

Here's an article from The Wall Street Journal that can give you an idea of what to take into account for those…

New Old Age: Family Relationships

Apr 16 2013

Have you ever wanted to bring the family pet to visit a loved one in the hospital?  Quite a few hospitals and…

Mayo Clinic: On Gratitude

Apr 15 2013

When dealing with such adversity, it's hard to remember those things you do have to be thankful for.  This Mayo Clinic article…