Happy New Year and I hope everyone had a great holiday season!  In the North East, it has been very mild and I hope it continues that way.  Let someone have all the snow after the amounts we got last year!

It was another crazy month with all the articles that are going coming out.  As you know, there is an awful lot of junk to sort through every month, but I found a ton of great articles for you. So here are my picks for the very best of caregiver news, just click on the links you find interesting.  Anything with a [Must Read] is a must read!



Every stage of dementia is difficult, communication is key, here are tips on how to do that better in the early stages

A urine test has promising results for detecting early Alzheimer’s.

[Must Read] The MIND diet was HUGE news as the easiest diet to follow while also cutting the risk of developing dementia.

Could stress be and anxiety increase risk of dementia?

If you are new to Alzheimer’s disease, here is a great understanding of it.


The best and word states for affordable in-home care


General Health/Diets

It was a tough month for the Patriots, but if you want to focus on anti-inflammatory diets, follow Tom Brady‘s.

Everyone has heard it is good to take a daily aspirin, but what at what age is it best to do so?

Some common myths about washing your produce.

Wrapping It Up

A bit quiet this month on senior-related news and information, which is too be expected.  Everyone is still a little ‘hungover’ for the holidays and getting geared up for a new year of business, relationships, and experiences.

If you think I missed something please comment below or reach out to me on twitter @mwhomecare.