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Is it Depression or Dementia–knowing the difference

Dementia and depression are common in some older adults and the elderly. The two diagnosis share many similar symptoms such as thought and processing delays, excessive sleeping, and lack of motivation and poor personal hygiene. This can make it difficult... Read More

ACM Care Management SRT meetings May 2016

  Join us for the following ACM Care Management SRT meetings this month. Feel free to invite a friend or interested colleague! Please read through for the interesting presenters that are planned.  Please check the website for updates periodically. Feel... Read More

Seniors and Independence

Most seniors would love to be independent as long as they can.  Below are four ways that family and friends can help encourage seniors and independence as much as possible. The old rule is in force here: use it or... Read More

Meals on Wheels

The concept of home delivered meals started during the World War II in the United Kingdom when people lost their homes and had no place to prepare food. The Women’s Volunteer Service went out and brought food to the people.... Read More

ACM Care Management St Louis APRIL 2016 SRT Meetings

Join us for the following ACM Care Management SRT meetings this month. Feel free to invite a friend or interested colleague! Please read through for the interesting presenters that are planned.  Please check the website for updates periodically. Feel free... Read More

Travel by air and car with a Person with Dementia

Travel with a love one with dementia can be challenging, but not impossible. We have listed some suggestions to make the trip easier for both you and your loved one.  Ask the physician for any special precautions prior to traveling–... Read More

ACM Care March 2016 SRT meetings

Join us for the following ACM Care Management SRT meetings this month. Feel free to invite a friend or interested colleague! Please read through for the interesting presenters that are planned.  Please check the website for updates periodically.   Feel... Read More

ACM Care Management February SRT meetings

Join us for the following ACM Care Management SRT meetings this month. Feel free to invite a friend or interested colleague! Please read through for the interesting presenters that are planned.  Please check the website for updates periodically.    ... Read More

Alzheimer’s and Weight Gain late in life

A new study found that mid-life weight gain not only boosts your risk of developing Alzheimer’s, but can also speed the onset of Alzheimer’s. This study was conducted by researchers at the National Institutes of Health and recently published on... Read More

Seniors and Scams

There are many scams going around nowadays that try to cheat people of their money. Most of these scams target vulnerable older adults, typically living alone. Here are some recent scams to be aware of:   Grandparent’s Scam – This... Read More