Food & Dementia Care: Can a Healthy Diet Help Seniors?

Most of us know the food we eat can impact our overall well-being, but did you know your choices at dinner time play a role in your brain’s health, too? What you eat may affect the chances you develop Dementia as you grow older. Normally, most people think about food as a way to fuel the body, boost immunity, and build stronger bones and muscles. But a growing body of evidence shows that our diets have a profound impact on the most important muscle of them all: the brain. A healthy diet supports normal brain function by supplying it with essential nutrients that keep it in perfect working order. That’s a reality for everyone, whether you’re receiving our Dementia Care services or live without any need for at-home health care at all. Good food supports better brain health. But how can food help Seniors in the fight against developing Dementia? [...]