Results for "Alzheimers Disease and Dementia"

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The Truth Behind These 7 Myths About Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia
Alzheimer’s disease and dementia can be distressing for people with these conditions and the people who love and care for them.  A lot of myths and misconceptions...
February 21
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Alzheimer's and Dementia: Exploring Disparities in Impact
If you have a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, you know it can be devastating. People with these conditions slowly lose their memory and...
January 18
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Can a Jellyfish Protein (Apoaequorin) Really Improve Your Memory?
Keeping our brains sharp and memories strong becomes a big deal as we age. We try everything — puzzles, exercise, healthy eating, you name it.  But what...
December 28
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Dementia and Depression: What Happens When You Have Both Problems
If you or a loved one are dealing with dementia, the struggle with symptoms can be heartbreaking. And you might not recognize that someone with dementia...
October 30
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Memory Loss: Is It Normal Aging or Something More Serious?
As the years go by, you might notice changes in yourself or a loved one. Maybe things like misplacing keys or a phone, struggling to find the right word...
October 09
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How to Prevent Dehydration in Loved Ones With Dementia
If your loved one with dementia seems confused or tired, you may chalk it up to their condition. But there’s another possible cause — dehydration. It’s...
August 31
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Is Your Loved One’s Health Problem Dementia or Something Else?
Just about everybody has a favorite Bruce Willis movie, whether it’s a blockbuster like “Die Hard” or “Pulp Fiction” or a cult classic like “Hudson Hawk.”...
August 04
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Maintaining Intimacy With Alzheimer’s Disease
Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia can have a profound impact on couple relationships. Emotional, physical and sexual intimacy are all impacted...
February 08
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The Link Between Sleep and Early Memory Loss
Is good sleep a distant memory these days? Life is busy and stressful at times, so it can be difficult to get your eight hours of sleep at night. Add in...
January 02
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How to Avoid Caregiver Burnout During Busy Times
Caring for a loved one can be difficult at any time of year, but it can be especially difficult during the holidays—from Thanksgiving to Christmas to July...
December 19