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Learn about Alexander Guest House

Located just minutes away from Knoxville, Tennessee, Alexander Guest House offers full service Assisted Living and Memory Care options. Everything includes all-inclusive pricing with no length-of-stay contracts and no hidden fees. about Alexander guest house Originally known as “The Guest House”, Alexander Senior Living occupies the historic building in Oak Ridge, Tennessee that was built during the Manhattan Project to secretly house official visitors during […]

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8 Brain Foods to Feed a Loved One with Dementia

We all need to follow a healthy, balanced and nutritious diet to keep our bodies performing at their best. This is certainly true for a loved one with dementia. Poor nutrition can exacerbate some of the behavioral symptoms associated with dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. In extreme cases, it can also lead to weight loss caused by a […]

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How to Make the Right Memory Care Decision

It can often be challenging to decide when your loved one needs senior living care. When memory issues are present, one’s security, self-care and other activities have their own set of urgency and considerations. Here are some things you should consider when evaluating the need for this special type of care. Bare Minimum Communities that provide memory […]

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Tour Carriage House Inn – A Tennessee Senior Living Community

Carriage House Inn is located in Shelbyville, Tennessee, a little more than 50 miles southeast of Nashville. The community offers three living options: independent living, assisted living and secured memory care. When your parent or loved one needs daily personalized care and attention, Carriage House Inn is here. We proudly and happily provide individualized care—whether […]

Questions for Evaluating Memory Care Communities

When your loved one is diagnosed with dementia, you may begin to start searching for a memory care community. With so many options, it’s important to know what to look for. We’ve put together a list of things to ask as you begin this search. the community How is the community laid out? Is it […]

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Explaining Dementia Care to Young Children

Anyone with a loved one suffering from dementia knows that feeling of sadness that comes with a visit to a dementia care community. Yes, you know that this is where mom, dad, or granddad needs to live now, but still, you wish it wasn’t so. Imagine the feelings of a young one who is now going […]

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How Care Programs Should Work With Dementia Patients

The demands of taking care a loved one suffering from dementia or Alzheimer’s disease can be exhausting and overwhelming. Caretakers are often at a risk of illness because they neglect themselves to care for their family members. It’s important to know when the caregiver has reached his or her limit so you can start looking for […]

What to Look for in a Dementia Care Community

You receive the devastating news that your loved one has dementia. Then you struggle to cope as they gradually lose the ability to perform daily living functions. After attempting to take care of your loved one for as long as possible, you finally decide to place them in a care community. Now, you face a […]