Results for "Alzheimers Disease and Dementia"

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4 Tips for Planning Ahead to Care for a Loved One with Dementia
When a parent or loved one is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia, you’ll find a range of emotions swirling through your mind, and you...
Sep 07
Better Me
What is Vascular Dementia? Are You at Risk?
Vascular dementia ranks among the four most common types of dementia, along with Alzheimer’s disease, Lewy Body dementia (LBD), and frontotemporal dementia....
Aug 03
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How Do Alzheimer’s and Dementia Affect Personality?
Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia can diminish memory, reasoning and other skills. But there’s more to dementia than memory loss. “Behavioral...
Jun 03
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3 Tips to Prevent Dementia-Related Wandering
When you’re the primary caregiver for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, that person’s wandering can be one of the most difficult things to...
Jan 30
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Brain Games: Can They Really Keep Your Mind Sharp as You Age?
Do you seem to be a bit more forgetful these days? Is it that you just have a lot on your mind, or could this just be a part of getting older? It’s no...
Dec 22
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Adults With Dementia: 3 Tips for a Better Hospital Visit
If you’re looking after a person with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia, you know that home is a comfortable place where loved ones often feel most...
Dec 20
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Look for These Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease During the Holidays
As we all spend more time together during the holiday season, you may notice your parent or loved one acting differently. The idea that your parent could...
Dec 19
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The Best Way to Talk to Your Kids about Dementia
When a loved one receives a dementia diagnosis, it affects your whole family, including your children. You may not be sure what to tell your kids, exactly....
Dec 17
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7 Tips to Make Holiday Celebrations Special for a Loved One with Memory Loss
The holidays are a time of togetherness, cheer, generosity, kindness and just a little dash of chaos. Amid the merry celebrations, stress can often creep...
Dec 15 3
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How Smart Home Design Boosts Comfort for People with Dementia
Most people who are living with dementia prefer to stay in the home where they feel comfortable, surrounded by the furniture and décor they’ve grown to...
Aug 25