Interview With Tavis Schriefer, teleCalm – Smart Retirement Life

Today, I’m joined by Tavis Schriefer, the co-founder of tech startup teleCalm. Tavis founded the company after spending years as a caregiver for his mother. He learned first-hand the challenge of caring for someone with dementia. This revolutionary new product helps families who are providing care for a loved one with Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia. It solves a … [Read more...]

Memory And Aging: When To Seek Help

Some memory loss is expected as our loved ones get older; it’s a natural part of the aging process. Suddenly, it seems, names can be a little harder to recall, misplaced items a little harder to find. The occasional forgotten appointment, the car that’s hard to locate in the sea of cars in the parking garage, all of these can be symptoms of the gradual memory loss associated … [Read more...]

Alzheimer’s and Dementia : A 12 Minute View

  Alzheimer's and dementia affect millions of people across the globe. Dementia is not a specific disease, rather a term that is used to associate a number of symptoms, including memory problems or thinking ability that cause a person not to be able to care for themselves on a daily basis. Alzheimer's is a form of dementia. Some incredible research has been done in the … [Read more...]

Memory Problems and Dementia Help : GeriJoy Companion

  What if you could rest well knowing that your parent or loved one is being looked after? What if you knew the loved one had a companion he could talk to and interact with regularly? What if that loved one had a reminder system that could help him remember scheduled activities or help him improve his mental health and quality of life? What if all of that was delivered … [Read more...]