Articles in "Assisted Living"

Literature and Memory Care: The Importance of Reading Through Retirement

by Melrose Gardens

Reading is a treasured pastime for people throughout all stages of life. Although diving into a good book often becomes less of a priority with age, the benefits of reading become even more important past retirement. The entertainment value of reading is already widely appreciated, but the cognitive benefits are just as noteworthy.

Alzheimer’s Care: Is it safe for seniors with Alzheimer’s disease to live alone?

by Melrose Gardens

As a senior living community providing memory care services, Melrose Gardens understands the concerns relating to living alone with Alzheimer’s. In this article, we explore some of the safety issues associated with living alone, and precautions you can take to ensure your loved one’s safety