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Should I Be Screened for Alzheimer’s Disease?

Should I Be Screened for Alzheimer’s Disease?

An early diagnosis of Alzheimer's could help you keep as many good years as possible. As modern medicine advances, screenings have become one of the most important tools in preventative healthcare. Catching problems early often results in more effective treatment …

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Stroke Recovery at Home: 5 Tips for Caregivers

Stroke Recovery at Home: 5 Tips for Caregivers

If you're caring for a loved one who has suffered a stroke, these tips could save the day! A stroke can leave some challenging disabilities in its wake, causing patients to need a caregiver either while they recover or for …

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Top Ways to Prevent Stroke Recurrence

Top Ways to Prevent Stroke Recurrence

Just because you've successfully recovered from a past stroke, doesn't mean you're completely in the clear. Unfortunately, the National Stroke Association estimates that 25 to 35 percent of stroke patients will suffer a recurrence at some point in their lives. …

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Living with Epilepsy: What To Know

Living with Epilepsy: What To Know

A combination of medication and healthy choices can help you manage your epilepsy. More than two million adults and more than 450,000 children in the United States live with epilepsy. If you're one of them, there are a few things …

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Home Safety Tips for Alzheimer’s Patients

Home Safety Tips for Alzheimer’s Patients

Family members with Alzheimer's can remain safely at home with these tips. As Alzheimer's progresses in a patient, the typical home environment will become more difficult to navigate. If you are caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's, you may …

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Tips for Living with Epilepsy

Tips for Living with Epilepsy

Living with epilepsy involves following certain steps to ensure your optimal health and wellbeing. Epilepsy is a brain disorder that causes unpredictable seizures. Living with epilepsy involves paying special attention to certain factors to help ensure optimal health and wellbeing. …

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The Many Nurses at Plaza Medical Center

The Many Nurses at Plaza Medical Center

If you have been a patient or visitor at Plaza Medical Center, you have seen our nurses at work. They may be checking a chart or conferring with a doctor. They may be talking to a concerned family member or …

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