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Letter to the editor: Urge Congress to support Alzheimer’s Act

Alzheimer’s families in South Carolina have a new champion in Washington, D.C.! Last week, Congressman Tom Rice became the first member of the S.C. Congressional delegation to cosponsor the HOPE for Alzheimer’s Act...

By Seth Zamek, MHA, EMT

What Is Alzheimer’s Disease?

Alzheimer's Disease is one of the saddest and frightening diseases.

Home Healthcare For Aging Seniors Will Continue To Be A Growing Franchising Niche With Plenty Of Opportunities

According to the U.S. Administration on Aging, by 2030 the number of Americans aged 65 and older will more than double to 71 million, that's roughly ...

Top Reasons to Choose Home Care

As tough as it may be to enlist the help of a "stranger" when it comes to caring for your parents, sometimes it's for the best.

Dispelling Myths About Home Care

Peter Ross, CEO and co-founder of Senior Helpers, says there are actually many ways for seniors to afford quality home care. "With new programs ...

Senior Helpers Owner Promotes Upcoming Alzheimer's/dementia Educational Event

15 Minute Alzheimer's Test

The Self-Administered Gerocognitive Examination (SAGE test), which takes less than 15 minutes to complete, is a reliable tool for evaluating cognitive abilities. 

The SAGE test can be taken at home by patients, who can then share the results with their physicians to help spot early symptoms of cognitive issues such as early dementia or Alzheimer's disease.

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