Results for "Alzheimers Disease and Dementia"

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Delirium or Dementia: Understanding the Difference
If your loved one seems confused or disoriented, you might wonder if they have delirium or dementia. Both conditions can affect someone’s memory, attention...
July 12
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Alzheimer’s: How Couples Can Navigate Challenges After a Diagnosis
Whether you’re married or dating, together for months or decades, an Alzheimer’s disease diagnosis can rock your relationship. You’ve planned a future...
June 14
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Tips for Avoiding Conflicts with a Loved One with Alzheimer’s
If you have a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease, it may seem that just about anything can set them off. You want to be patient but you find yourself getting...
May 29
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Why People with Alzheimer’s Disease Might Live in the Past
If your loved one has Alzheimer’s disease, what they can and can’t remember may seem confusing to you. They may not remember what day it is, or even what...
April 17
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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