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Memory Loss

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“When words fail, music speaks” Hans Christian Anderson

The language area of the brain is impacted early in the Alzheimer’s disease process, but music touches a different part of the brain. Some individuals will respond to music when nothing else seems to reach them.

By | 2016-03-21T10:35:44+00:00 March 21st, 2016|Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders, Caregivers, Caregiving, Home Care, Hospice and Palliative Care, Oxford Music Therapy|Comments Off on “When words fail, music speaks” Hans Christian Anderson

Oxford Hosts Event to Help Those Caring for Someone with Alzheimer’s Disease or Dementia

Coping with Caregiving is a free event to help those caring for someone with Alzheimer's disease or dementia. Don't face these challenges alone—Oxford HealthCare is here to help.

By | 2015-09-18T14:36:57+00:00 September 18th, 2015|Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders, Caregivers, Caregiving, Safety and Wellness|Comments Off on Oxford Hosts Event to Help Those Caring for Someone with Alzheimer’s Disease or Dementia

Is it Alzheimer’s? Learn The Early Signs and Symptoms

By Carol Combs, Oxford’s Memory Care Program Coordinator. Dementia is a broad term that describes the progressive deterioration of a person’s memory. It affects the brain’s ability to think, reason and remember—and ultimately interferes with the person’s ability to function [...]

By | 2014-07-17T15:24:43+00:00 July 17th, 2014|Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders, Caregiving, Safety and Wellness|Comments Off on Is it Alzheimer’s? Learn The Early Signs and Symptoms