Older Adults

Older Adults

Thursday, November 30th, 2023

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At Pine Grove, we believe that education and research are integral to effective treatment. Our blog content includes messages from our staff members, discussion of new studies, and advice for those in every stage of recovery.

Does Xanax Cause Dementia?

Thursday, November 30th, 2023
Xanax and Alzheimer's

Does Xanax Cause Dementia?

In recent years, there has been growing concern about the potential long-term effects of medications like Xanax (alprazolam), especially related to cognitive health and conditions like dementia. As a [...]


What Is Sundowning?

November is a time to increase awareness around the challenges faced by those living with Alzheimer’s disease, including the lesser-known condition called sundowning. This blog post illuminates this phenomenon, [...]

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Healthy Aging Month

September is here, and with it comes the observance of Healthy Aging Month. As the seasons transition, so do the stages of our lives. It’s never too early or [...]

Alzheimer's disease

Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month

June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month, devoted to increasing public understanding of this progressive form of dementia and its effects. Worldwide, more than 55 million people live with [...]

older adults sense of purpose

Older Adults Need a Sense of Purpose

It may not be a well-known fact, but many older adults suffer from a substance use disorder. These addictions may be long-term issues that cause more problems in aging adults, or [...]