Aging in America, Parenting Our Parents
February 6, 2015
Options for Senior Living & Healthcare
When someone you love is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease the news is devastating. But it doesn’t have to mean that life is over. In the past, caregivers would turn to nursing homes for help. That’s because caring for someone with Alzheimer’s can be an exhausting, stressful, and 24/7 job. Today, there are assisted living communities dedicated to caring for those with Alzheimer’s and other forms of memory impairment. Join Kristin Dupont, Vice President of Marketing for Autumn Leaves, to learn more. Autumn Leaves operates memory care assisted living communities nationwide, and they specialize in offering the best possible care for residents afflicted with memory loss.
Behind the Mystery is a special segment dedicated to revolutionizing the way the health care system works for those suffering from a rare and genetic disorder.
Behind the Mystery takes a closer look at one of the two types of Polycystic Kidney disease. Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease, or ADPKD, is a rare, genetic condition.
Behind the Mystery takes a closer look at Blastic Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cell Neoplasm, a rare disease that is often misdiagnosed and affects at least 500 to 1,000 patients each year in the U.S.