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Pasadena In-Home Care: A Small Case Study Presents Positive Effects of Dementia

May 1, 2019

A very small study examining 48 adults with mild cognitive impairment presented seniors with the Silver Lining Questionnaire (SLQ).  The research subjects for the University of Kentucky’s Sanders-Brown Center on Aging were asked what they believed about their illness’s impact on various areas of their lives.  The findings, which were presented at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference last week, reveal that the subjects had a much more positive view of dementia than expected.  The participants reported increased appreciation and acceptance of life, less concern about failure, higher tolerance of others, strengthened relationships and anticipation of new opportunities to meet people.  While this study represents a small sample of the aging population, it only recognizes the attitudes of participants in their early stages of dementia.

Regardless of which stage of dementia your elderly loved one may be in, A-1 Home Care in Pasadena provides the in-home care staffing and tools necessary to make your loved one’s life the best it can be.  Our diverse pool of licensed vocational nurses, certified home health aides and nurse assistants will take care of your loved ones as thought they were their own parents.  Seniors immensely enjoy the company of our personable caregivers while receiving assistance with meal preparation, light housekeeping, transportation, medication reminders, personal care and more.

Since its inception in 1991, A-1 Home Care has been delivering exceptional senior care to communities all over Pasadena, Duarte, Sierra MadreLa Canada Flintridge, Monrovia, Azusa, GlendaleBurbank, and other surrounding cities in LA County.  We are licensed, bonded and insured so your elderly loved ones will be protected from predators and fraud.  Every caregiver who walks through our door is extensively screened through a national criminal background check, DMV check and professional reference verification.  You can finance dementia care with our reasonable rates and terms or go through long-term care insurance and veteran benefits.

To hire a caregiver today, call A-1 Home Care (626) 287-0250 or visit us online www.pasadenainhomecare.com for more details.