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a-1 home care arthritisHow you drink your coffee makes the difference in preventing the onset of Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI), a prodromal stage of Alzheimer’s Disease.  Compared to those who never drink coffee, regular coffee consumers who sustain a steady habit of one or two cups a day are less likely to develop MCI.  The emphasis is on consistency; if you consume one or two cups a day, do not increase your intake.  If you don’t drink coffee at all, it wouldn’t hurt to start the delicious habit.  Coffee consumption in moderation may be vital for prevention of Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia, according to the Italian Longitudinal Study on Aging. The findings of this study can be found in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease.

Alzheimer’s Disease is a form of dementia that interferes with an elderly person’s memory, behavior and thinking.  You may recall an older adult who has trouble remembering newly learned information, or perhaps a story of someone’s grandmother wandering down the street late at night comes to mind.  In advanced stages of this dementia, it is not uncommon for someone to forget his address, the names of his children, or regular routines like brushing his teeth or taking a shower.  If you have an elderly loved one who has Alzheimer’s, it would be crucially important to find in-home care for him, especially if he lives alone.

A-1 Home Care in Culver City provides 24-hour Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care for seniors who live with their families or who live alone.  Hiring a round-the-clock live-in caregiver for your parent will give you a peace of mind.  How reassuring it is to know that someone is keeping a close watch to prevent devastating accidents!  Live-in caregivers assist with activities of daily living, such as meal preparation, cooking, cleaning, personal care, and transportation.  As awesome companions who enjoy swapping stories with seniors, A-1 Home Care’s in-home Alzheimer’s caregivers are compassionate, competent and experienced.

To hire an Alzheimer’s caregiver today, call (310) 657-8780 or visit our website www.culvercityinhomecare.com for services in Culver City, Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, Hollywood, Malibu, Redondo Beach, and other cities throughout Los Angeles County.

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