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Amazing Animals: How Pet Therapy Can Help People With Dementia

May 3rd, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

After two decades of research, we know the facts: Pet therapy benefits those living with dementia in more ways than one. Many smaller studies and one large-scale study in 2019 have proven that pet therapy has significant benefits for patients with dementia. How can pet therapy help? Increased Interaction. Animal companionship gives us [...]

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What Should Memory Care Look Like?

April 19th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Having a loved one in the mid-to-late stages of dementia is overwhelming. And when families look for memory care they can trust, they often don't know where to start. What should quality memory care look like? How do you know if a community will suit your loved one? Let us help you sort [...]

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The Carrollton Buildings

April 6th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Welcome to Avalon Memory Care in Carrollton, located near the Prestonwood Baptist Church in Willow Bend's West Plano/Carrollton neighborhood. Carrollton ranks as one of the best places to live in Texas, and the Willow Bend area is a close-knit community where residents enjoy a high quality of life, abundant parks, good schools, and [...]

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Is a clinical trial right for you or your loved one?

March 22nd, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Clinical trials and clinical studies use human volunteers to learn more about the cause, treatment, and prevention of diseases. There can be no cure for Alzheimer's and dementia without clinical trials. But is participating in a clinical right for you or your loved one? The answer depends on the kind of trial and [...]

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Over-the-counter Allergy Treatments can Harm Seniors.

March 8th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Spring is a glorious season filled with lovely weather and blooming foliage. But with all that greenery comes pollen and the inevitable allergies. An estimated 40% of the population suffers from seasonal allergic rhinitis (hay fever) every year. Allergies can occur at any stage of life, but for the elderly, seasonal allergies can [...]