Results for "Alzheimers Disease and Dementia"

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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
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How to Be an Effective Caregiver When You Live Far Away
It can be tough to care for an aging parent, partner, friend or relative. Your loved one might need rides to and from appointments, help with grocery shopping or...
Jul 23
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When Residential Care Is the Right Choice for People with Dementia
If you’re caring for someone with dementia, you probably hope to keep them at home until the end. After all, at home, they’re surrounded by people who...
Jun 28
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What to Do When You Spot Worrisome Signs of Memory Problems
Memory problems can sneak up on you, and you might not notice early signs of them in yourself, your partner or your parent. That’s because memory changes often...
Jun 09