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“Our communities offer serene & secure living with dedicated compassionate and qualified staff in six skilled nursing communities and one assisted living facility throughout South Louisiana. At Camelot you’ll feel at home.”

Early-Onset Alzheimer’s Disease

Early-Onset Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive disease that destroys memory and other important mental functions. It is the most common form of dementia and can interfere with one’s ability to perform daily activities. Alzheimer’s disease is not a normal part of the aging...

Occupational Therapy For The Elderly

Occupational Therapy For The Elderly

Occupational therapy is defined by dictionary.com as a form of therapy for those recuperating from physical or mental illness that encourages rehabilitation through the performance of activities required in daily life. This treatment typically involves meaningful...

Anxiety & The Elderly

Anxiety & The Elderly

What exactly is anxiety and where does it stem from? According to the Mayo Clinic, anxiety by definition is “an intense, excessive, and persistent worry and fear about everyday situations. Fast heart rate, rapid breathing, sweating, and feeling tired may occur.” To...