The Cottages Blog

Undetected "Silent" Seizures Linked to Alzheimer's Disease

Could so-called “silent” seizures in the hippocampus—the part of the brain that retains memories—be causing Read More

Seniors Can Fight Alzheimer's with a Healthy Lifestyle

While researchers continue their quest to pinpoint the perfect course of treatment for Alzheimer’s disease, they say the best advice they currently have to stave off Alzheimer’s is to ... Read More

How Artificial Intelligence Could Change Healthcare for Seniors

Some researchers say that artificial intelligence (AI) will ultimately change the way senior care is done, and many say that it is already changing things this very moment. In the past ... Read More

5 Ways Seniors Can Manage Chronic Pain

Chronic pain is a part of everyday life for many seniors. As we age, our bodies can ache from a number of different ailments, from arthritis, to musculoskeletal problems, to neuropathic ... Read More

Alzheimer's Has Been Linked to Fatty Acids on the Brain

An estimated 1 in 3 adults in the United States has Alzheimer’s disease. While we know that Alzheimer’s is connected to plaques that grow on the brain, recent research suggests that it ... Read More

5 Ways Seniors Can Eat Healthy

It’s no secret that choosing to eat healthy can—along with just generally making you feel better— help to prolong your life. Many seniors suffer from Read More

Help Your Senior Mom Prepare for Surgery

If your senior mom is getting ready to have surgery soon, you can help make sure she has everything in order. Here are a few steps that you can take to help make sure Mom is as prepared ... Read More

7 Tips for Helping Your Senior Mom During Recovery from a Stroke

Recovering from a stroke can have its ups and downs. One minute, your senior mom may seem to be doing great, and the next, suddenly all signs of progress stop. To make sure that Mom’s ... Read More