Walnuts: An Incredibly Healthy Snack

Shown by studies to ward off diseases like cancer, cardiovascular disease, and Alzheimer’s, seniors and younger adults alike can benefit from this very healthy snack!

“It isn’t every day that research results in such simple advice–eating a handful of walnuts daily as a snack, or as a part of a meal, can help improve your cognitive health.”

https://www.sciencedaily.com/videos/676bc07d77386f739b705f40ddc3e720.htm

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Photos from the Walk To End Alzheimer’s in St. Charles, MO

Here are some of our photos, including The Javelin Group founder, Alan Naul, and other Javelin Group team members from the recent Walk To End Alzheimer’s in St. Charles, MO:

Walk to End Alzheimer's in St. Charles, Missouri, 2015
(Click the photo to view all pictures in the photo album.)

We’re very pleased to have been one of the teams that raised the largest amounts to fight this devastating disease!

Thank you to all of our friends and partners who participated and donated in this historic event.

2015 Walk to End Alzheimer’s

The Javelin Group is proud to participate in the Alzheimer’s Association’s 2015 Walk to End Alzheimer’s in St. Charles, Missouri. Visit the link below to donate to the cause or to get more information about this exciting event!

http://act.alz.org/goto/javgrp

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10 Early Signs and Symptoms of Alzheimer’s

Catching Alzheimer’s early can lead to greater success in treating this condition. This guide on the most common symptoms of Alzheimer’s helps to differentiate between typical age-related memory loss and signs of dementia.

http://alz.org/alzheimers_disease_10_signs_of_alzheimers.asp

 

A Caregiver’s Guide to Staying Sane

At Javelin, we are very grateful for and appreciative of all the hard work caregivers in our senior facilities do on a daily basis. Whether caregiving is your career or your role within the family, these tips can take the edge off and help you manage your stress to prevent burnout.

http://blog.aarp.org/2015/06/25/amy-goyer-how-a-caregiver-copes/