Articles

The Intersection of Senior Health and Technology


By Dr. Mark Carlson, Be Well MD Geriatrician Aging with purpose and independence is the goal of most seniors. Fortunately, technology available to us today makes this goal more likely to achieve than ever before. For example, remote monitoring, medication reminders and virtual medical visits are allowing seniors to live safely and securely in their own...
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Creating Fun and Meaningful Moments for Elders with Dementia


By Sue S. Wilson, LMSW Fun, meaningful activities are as important to the wellbeing of an individual living with dementia as they are for anyone. Bringing children and elders together can provide endless opportunities for creating moments of joy and mutual engagement. With a little planning, you can set the stage for fun, meaningful activities that...
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Texas Investor Guide Is Back and Updated for 2017


You asked, we answered. The State Securities Board’s flagship publication, the Texas Investor Guide: Strategies for Investing Wisely and Avoiding Financial Fraud, is back in stock, updated for 2017, and available for free. The Investor Guide provides unbiased, straightforward information on the time-tested principles of investing and shows you the tools you need to research financial...
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GPS: A Road Map for Caring for Aging Family Members


Presented by Riverbend Church & Alzheimer's Texas Responsible for the care of a family member living with Alzheimer's, dementia, Parkinson's, or any other debilitating disease? Then this event is for you! Whether they're living at home, in a facility, or far away, the journey can be daunting and the responsibility overwhelming. We're here to help! There is...
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