Frisco, Texas, May 17, 2018 — Lewy body dementia, also known as dementia with Lewy bodies, is the second most common type of progressive dementia after Alzheimer’s disease dementia. This is the same disease that afflicted actor, Robin Williams. Protein deposits, called Lewy bodies, develop in nerve cells in the brain regions involved in thinking, memory and movement (motor control).
Lewy body dementia causes an advanced decline in mental abilities. People with Lewy body dementia could experience visual hallucinations, and fluctuations in alertness and attention.
If you have a loved one suffering from Lewy Dementia or other memory disorders, The Cottages, a certified state-of-the-art assisted living residence for people with memory disorders can help. Residents and their family will have their worries relieved with personal care, snacks, and specialized activities as well as medications, supervision, and meals. The Cottages is focused on providing residents with the best care in a warm and compassionate environment, making their residents feel at home. Once a person becomes a resident of The Cottages, their needs are met, whether those needs are mental, physical, or emotional.
Tailored for each individual’s needs, the professionals at The Cottages are highly qualified. Along with 24-hour staffing, residents will receive personalized care at every stage of their memory disorder, including assistance in bathing and monthly weight checks, as well as wellness monitoring. Care and compassion are also provided with a trained and certified Alzheimer’s activity director.
Top care is also given to residents with evaluations of the menu by a registered dietician and a gourmet chef that provides three delicious and nutritious meals and snacks a day. Residents who need further care with toileting and incontinence assistance will receive it from the caring professionals at The Cottages. Laundry and housekeeping are provided as well as pharmacy consultation services. Along with regular visits to their physicians, residents can take part in the memory impairment program, and x-ray or lab tests are also available.
About The Cottages
The Cottages is dedicated to care for those with Alzheimer’s disease and other memory disorders. The Cottage concept provides a home-like environment tailored to meet individual needs based on physical, mental and emotional needs. The Cottages offers all-inclusive pricing with no level of care charges and all care and services are included. The Cottages currently has locations in Frisco, Round Rock, League City and Amarillo, Texas. The Cottages has been operating in Texas since 1997 and is family owned and operated by The Cottages Senior Living.
Learn more about Alzheimer’s disease and The Cottages difference at www.alzcottages.com