Aging-in-Place Options

AGING-IN-PLACE OPTIONS By Myra Katz, President, Aging-In-Place Home Solutions  In Residences, as in healthcare and other commercial environments: Bacteria grows on surfaces of all kinds.  But there are ways to combat the spread of bacteria even in one’s home.  Here’s an example that won’t break the bank. Consider problems like incontinence.  It’s not just an Read More …

Aging-In-Place Home Solutions

Myra Katz launches AGING-IN-PLACE HOME SOLUTIONS – developed in response to growing demand With the cost of healthcare insurance and nursing homes skyrocketing for those with Alzheimer’s Disease and other disabilities, how can you provide the best quality of life for your loved one?  Aging-In-Place Home Solutions is a division of Myra L. Katz & Associates, Read More …

Fitness – Can Exercise make you Smarter?

Harvard Medical School – February Newsletter We hear so much about the physical benefits of regular exercise. But what effects do exercise and staying fit have on our cognitive function? Research has looked at how well people perform mentally, both while exercising and immediately after an exercise session. Other research has examined the association between Read More …

Staying Ahead of Huntington’s Disease

Staying ahead of Huntington’s disease  Source: Washington University WUSTL researchers look to nature for clues to combat disease December 13, 2013 By Beth Miller Print Forward Facebook this Tweet this Share more PHOTO: MACDONALD ET AL., (2003) NEUROMOLECULAR MED. 4: 7-20 In the figure above, the open circles are data for individual patients with Huntington’s Read More …

Huntington Disease Information

source:  http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/huntington-disease What is Huntington disease? Huntington disease is a progressive brain disorder that causes uncontrolled movements, emotional problems, and loss of thinking ability (cognition). Adult-onset Huntington disease, the most common form of this disorder, usually appears in a person’s thirties or forties. Early signs and symptoms can include irritability, depression, small involuntary movements, poor Read More …

Service Feature

Mobility for U Introduction Press Release July 7, 2013   St. Louis, Missouri—Mobility for U—St. Louis’ premier wheelchair van rental service provides dignified transportation to seniors and people with disabilities.  Mobility for U is the dream of owner Mike Flotken of St. Louis, Missouri, to establish a dignified quality and reliable method of transporting senior Read More …