Catching Health

Catching Health

Catching Health

Catching Health

20 things to know if you love someone with dementia

Let’s face it. Sometimes it’s hard to love someone with dementia. My mother has Alzheimer’s disease, the most common cause of dementia. After several...

Who says 90 is too old to exercise?

Do you have trouble fitting exercise into your life? Join the club. Sometimes, everything else comes first. And yet, being active can be key...

How to be a friend to someone mentally ill

How important are your friends? Would you travel to the ends of the Earth for any of them? I suspect that best friends Fran...

I dared to take an art challenge

At the age of 65, I decided to go back to college to get an art degree. Because I still work – as a...

Wiper bounces back from Lyme?

A few months ago sweet little Wiper (yes, that’s his name) was so sick his humans (Russ and Donna Lamer) thought he might be...

Respite and more at the Stewart Center

I was recently invited to tour the Stewart Center in Falmouth – an adult day center for people living with dementia. It’s in the...

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