Alzheimer’s Association Safe Return Program

What is it? MedicAlert® has teamed up with the Alzheimer’s Association to create a Safe Return program. It is a 24-hour nationwide emergency response service for individuals who suffer from Alzheimer’s or a dementia related Read more…

Anosognosia and Alzheimer’s

What is Anosognosia and why does it occur? The word Anosognosia literally means “to not know a disease” and involves so much more than just being in denial.  Anosognosia is hard to define, but researchers Read more…

The Difference Between Dementia and Alzheimer’s

Many people often use the terms ‘Alzheimer’s disease’ and ‘Dementia’ interchangeably because they believe that they mean the same thing. However, this is not true and understanding their differences can help those who are living Read more…

Managing Asthma During Allergy Season

Asthma and allergies are bad enough on their own, but did you know that the things that trigger your allergic reactions and those that trigger asthma symptoms are often the same? Allergic reactions to pollen, Read more…