May is Arthritis Awareness Month

When you first hear about arthritis, you may think that there’s really nothing you can do about it. You may have a grandparent who used to complain about their hands hurting, or that their back hurt. You probably thought it was just one of those illnesses that happened to you as you got older. However, arthritis can be serious. In fact, more people are disabled because of arthritis than any other disability in the United States. May is National Arthritis Awareness Month, so this is a great time to find out more about the disease.

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National Alzheimer’s Disease Month

November is a time of celebration and expressing our gratitude for the things that we have and the people that we share them with. But there are those who aren’t able to express themselves in such a manner, as well as not being able to enjoy the holidays as they once did. We are referring to those who are struggling with Alzheimer’s Disease, and we are speaking to those who care about them or have been tasked with caring for them.

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Dementia is More Than Just Memory Loss

Dementia is a terrible phenomenon and one that doesn’t always receive accurate representation in media. Many people associate dementia with memory loss, which is an aspect of the condition, but there is much more to it.

The difficulties associated with dementia are numerous, but some of the more recognizable challenges are listed below:

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