Journal Of The American Medical Directors Associat

Gardens can ease dementia

Gardens can ease dementia


Gardens in nursing homes can help patients with dementia, new research indicates.

Dual-stiffness flooring eases falling injuries

Nursing home residents who fall on dual-stiffness flooring may be less prone to fractures, according to a recent study in the Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. Researchers from the Bruyere Research Institute in Canada reviewed falls that occurred at an Arizona nursing home in 2008-2010.