Murrieta Gardens celebrates grand re-opening

MURRIETA – As America’s population gets older, the need grows for senior living communities to offer care for those with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. When Murrieta Gardens opened in 2004, it offered both assisted living and memory care options to residents. Now Murrieta Gardens is shifting its focus to exclusively specialize in care […]

Desert Hills Memory Care Receives “Excellence in Care” Designation

HEMET – Desert Hills Memory Care, 25818 Columbia Street, was awarded its fourth consecutive “Excellence in Care” designation through the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, who has named the community a “Dementia Program of Distinction.” Desert Hills Memory Care was the first memory care community in California to receive the award in 2009. Since then, the […]

Program offers support for families dealing with Alzheimer’s, chronic illnesses

RIVERSIDE – Good news for family and friends who are caring for older adults with Alzheimer’s and other chronic conditions – support is on the way. A new series of the Riverside County Office on Aging’s “Care Pathways” program begins in April in key locations of Riverside County including Riverside, Moreno Valley, Murrieta, Hemet, Beaumont and the […]

Alzheimer’s researchers hopeful

TEMECULA – Alzheimer’s disease has no cure, and its progression cannot be radically slowed. The Alzheimer’s Association reports that every 67 seconds someone in the United States develops Alzheimer’s, and around five million people in the country currently have the disease. While there is no cure for Alzheimer’s disease, researchers are continuing to work on […]