The stereotype of the of the absent-minded, forgetful stoner might be a thing of the past. Evidence from several studies have shown a direct benefit from marijuana use in Alzheimer’s patients. The active ingredient in Marijuana, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) blocks the protein that causes plaque to form on a person’s brain suffering from Alzheimer’s. This is…

When a Loved One Needs Memory Care Loved ones suffering Alzheimer’s disease, dementia or other progressive memory problems will eventually need round-the-clock memory care for safety and quality of life reasons. Memory care provided by assisted living facilities (ALFs) offer personal care support (bathing, dressing, meals), medication management and activities designed to improve physical and…