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Caregivers .... follow these rules. #caregiver #caregiving #alzheimers
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Great rules for Aged Care Carers and even for families who have Elderly members.

After being alerted to this poster The Caregiver’s 10 Commandments via the…

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Not just for caregivers, also for anyone with a loved one suffering from Alzheimer's, Dementia or memory loss.

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Dementia Care & Alzheimer's Care Services
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Carers, friends and family it is important to provide the right care for your loved one with dementia, as each person will have different needs.

It is well known that Parkinson's disease mostly affects older people. But apart from that, what other factors indicate higher chances of developing this debilitating illness?

If you need dementia care or Alzheimer’s care so you don’t have to worry about the safety of your loved ones, call FirstLight Home Care.

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Facts and myths about dementia everyone should know.
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This infographic discusses Dementia and the many possible manifestations of it: Lewy Body Dementia, Alzheimer’s Disease, Vascular Dementia, Frontotemporal Dementia, and Parkinson’s Disease Dementia.

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Parkinson's Disease affects generally elder adults, among about of the known cases are diagnosed in people over the age of Within that population, there is a small amount of variance, with the danger increasing from age 60 thr

Facts and myths about dementia everyone should know.

 
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Dementia Care & Alzheimer's Care Services
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A bunch of things to know about dementia How do you know when its time for professional dementia care?

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As a caregiver, it is difficult to summon up the energy to do what is in the best interests of the senior that you are looking after at times.

How do you know when it's time for professional dementia care?

 
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Caregiver's Guide to Understanding Dementia Behaviors | Family Caregiver Alliance. Very good tips!
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Caregiver's Guide to Understanding Dementia Behaviors

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Caregiver's Guide to Understanding Dementia Behaviors | Family Caregiver Alliance. Very good tips!

 
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Understanding Dementia
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Alzheimer's disease testing: A few drops of insight can lead to an ocean of understanding

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12 Ways to Create an Empowering Dementia Environment
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Note from TeamMona: 12 Ways to Create an Empowering Dementia Environment, useful also to those caring for a victim of Alzheimer’s.

Here& how to help someone with dementia feel in control of their life and valued as a person with a history.

Through our telling of life stories, caregivers are able to create an empowering and safe environment. It allows them to better communicate, understand, and empathize with residents who live with Alzheimer's or dementia.

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Understanding and dealing with loved ones' dementia behaviors may be stressful, but consider these tips listed below to help you get through the moment.
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As a caregiver, it is difficult to summon up the energy to do what is in the best interests of the senior that you are looking after at times.

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The Memory Repair Protocol can help. Discover the natural secret to optimum brain health.

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Understanding and dealing with loved ones' dementia behaviors may be stressful, but consider these tips listed below to help you get through the moment.

 
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Dementia Care Dos and Don'ts: Dealing with Dementia
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Dementia Care Dos and Don'ts: Dealing with Dementia Behavior Problems --super helpful! so spot on to grandmoms behaviors

Dementia Care Dos - Communication difficulties can be one of the most upsetting aspects of caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or some other type of dementia—and it’s frustrating for the patient as well as for loved ones.

Communication with those with dementia is different than any other form. Avoiding triggers and ways to diffuse situations can deescalte situations that seem threatening or scary to them.

I am so very thankful for all the tips, I feel better equipped and somewhat grounded when dealing with these problems with my loved ones.

Remember that Alzheimer’s causes progressive damage to cognitive functioning, and this is what creates the confusion and memory loss.

 
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Share this pix with those who have family or friends affected by Alzheimers or dementia. This information is also ideal for caregivers who may not have had training on how to communicate more effectively with those suffering from Alzheimers or dementia.
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I am a daughter who is helping my mom on her life journey with dementia. Sometimes it is hard knowing what to say and do. This information is helpful on the bad days.

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Alzheimer's and dimentia, excellent caregiver tips

It is well known that Parkinson's disease mostly affects older people. But apart from that, what other factors indicate higher chances of developing this debilitating illness?

Share this pix with those who have family or friends affected by Alzheimers or dementia. This information is also ideal for caregivers who may not have had training on how to communicate more effectively with those suffering from Alzheimers or dementia.

 
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Living With The Repetitive Symptoms of Dementia
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To recognize World Alzheimers Awareness Month in September, CRE Salamanca created a highly visual infographic that captures the nature of repetitive symptoms and their impact on the lives of people living with dementia. Repetitive symptoms are often misu

Learn more about the repetitive symptoms of dementia, common triggers & how to manage them with this helpful infographic from Griswold Home Care.

The repetitive behaviors & questions, probably the most frustrating! So hard to determine all the possible triggers too. GO BLUE FOR DIABETES DAY NOVEMBER We wear blue every Friday, year round too.

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To recognize World Alzheimer’s Awareness Month in September, CRE Salamanca created a highly visual infographic that captures the nature of repetitive symptoms and their impact on the lives of people living with dementia. Repetitive symptoms are often misunderstood and create frustration and exhaustion for clients and their family/professional caregivers. It is important to remember that people with dementia cannot control their symptoms. #Alzheimer'sDementiaCaregiving

 
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Teepa Snow Dementia Building Skill Handout
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This is one of the handouts by Dementia and Alzheimer's expert, Teepa Snow, at the Home Instead Senior Care of Sonoma County event on March at the Sc…

Sometimes, when caring for an elderly relative, it can be hard to know what to do for the best. If you are a caregiver, you are generally and solely responsible

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DONATION TO THE ALZHEIMER SOCIETY OF CANADA
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The Alzheimer Society is the leading not-for-profit health organization working nationwide to improve the quality of life for Canadians affected by Alzheimer's disease and other dementias and advance the search for the cause and cure.

Alzheimer Society Canada ~ so many great links here .

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Changes in the Brain in Alzheimer's Disease - Alzheimer’s disease is an irreversible, progressive brain disease that slowly destroys memory and thinking skills, and eventually even the ability to carry out the simplest tasks. In most people with Alzheimer’s, symptoms first appear after age 60. Estimates vary, but experts suggest that as many as 5.1 million Americans may have Alzheimer’s disease.
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Understanding Dementia and Alzheimer's disease.

Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive brain disease that destroys cognitive processes. See how plaques and tangles affect brain anatomy of people with Alzheimer's.

Alzheimer's - 3 brains showing shrinkage and spread of disease, from mild to severe

This image highlights the damage Alzheimer's causes to the brain at different stages of the disease

Changes in the Brain in Alzheimer's Disease - Alzheimer’s disease is an irreversible, progressive brain disease that slowly destroys memory and thinking skills, and eventually even the ability to carry out the simplest tasks. In most people with Alzheimer’s, symptoms first appear after age 60. Estimates vary, but experts suggest that as many as 5.1 million Americans may have Alzheimer’s disease.

 
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Dementia Care Dos and Don'ts: Dealing with Dementia
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Dealing with Dementia Behavior Communication difficulties can be one of the most upsetting aspects of caring for someone with Alzheimer’s or some other type of dementia — and it’s frustrating for t…

As a caregiver, it is difficult to summon up the energy to do what is in the best interests of the senior that you are looking after at times.

It is well known that Parkinson's disease mostly affects older people.

Dementia can cause aggression, confusion and other difficult problems. Read about some common dementia behaviors and learn how to respond.

 
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Whereas a patient with dementia need not have Alzheimer’s, one with Alzheimer’s is by definition with dementia. Learn more about dementia vs.

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Different types of dementia, signs, symptoms and treatment.

 
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Vascular dementia is a general term that describes problems with reasoning, planning, judgment, memory and other thought processes, caused by brain damage due to impaired blood flow to the brain.
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While Parkinson's disease has very distinctive features, it is rather a difficult disease to identify, particularly while it is in its early stages.

Recent findings show that having a sedentary lifestyle can cause dementia in those without any previous predisposition to the disease.

Vascular dementia is a general term that describes problems with reasoning, planning, judgment, memory and other thought processes, caused by brain damage due to impaired blood flow to the brain.

 
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The University of Tasmania's Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), Understanding Dementia, is a 9-week online course that builds upon the latest in international research on dementia. It's free and anyone can register. You can express your interest here.
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The Understanding Dementia MOOC will be released again on March, Please note, while the course is still free, places are limited.

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The University of Tasmania's Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), Understanding Dementia, is a 9-week online course that builds upon the latest in international research on dementia. It's free and anyone can register. You can express your interest here.

 
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This infographic is about dementia, a terrible and destructive illness that no only obliterates the mind of the person who has it, but devastates the family as well.  The infographic is geared toward the UK, and only shows information about dementia in the UK, but it’s really bad here, too.  I won’t go into stories, …
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Facts About Dementia Infographic

This dementia facts infographic highlights just how severely dementia is affecting our population.

The Facts about dementia - It never ceases to amaze me just how many people suffer from this and there is not adequate medical support or resources.

Beautifully crafted and right to the point, a great infographic on dementia. As of there are an estimated million people with dementia worldwide.

This infographic is about dementia, a terrible and destructive illness that no only obliterates the mind of the person who has it, but devastates the family as well.  The infographic is geared toward the UK, and only shows information about dementia in the UK, but it’s really bad here, too.  I won’t go into stories, …

 
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Good Communication is Critical When Working with People with Dementia
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Sometimes, when caring for an elderly relative, it can be hard to know what to do for the best. If you are a caregiver, you are generally and solely responsible

It is well known that Parkinson's disease mostly affects older people.

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Staying Sane When Caring for a Loved One who has Dementia
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More Early Dignosis for those with Dementia - Alzheimers Support

Caring for a loved one with dementia can be extremely difficult both mentally and emotionally. This article provides some useful tips on how to cope with caring for someone with dementia.

Staying Sane When Caring for a Loved One who has Dementa

A loved one's struggle with dementia can be heartbreaking and stressful. Here are a few things I've learned that's helped me cope with caring for my mother.

Staying Sane When Caring for a Loved One who has Dementia. Click on the picture to read the article.

 
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Head injury survivors may experience a range of neuro­psychological problems following a traumatic brain injury. Depending on the part of the brain affected and the severity of the injury, the result on any one individual can vary greatly. Personality changes, memory and judgement deficits, lack of impulse control, and poor concentration are all common. Behavioral changes can be stressful for families and caregivers
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Caregivers Guide to Understanding Dementia Behaviors

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Coping with Behavior Problems after Head Injury

Dealing with frustration that comes with Dementia caregiving.

Head injury survivors may experience a range of neuro­psychological problems following a traumatic brain injury. Depending on the part of the brain affected and the severity of the injury, the result on any one individual can vary greatly. Personality changes, memory and judgement deficits, lack of impulse control, and poor concentration are all common. Behavioral changes can be stressful for families and caregivers

 
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16 Things You Didn't Know Happened In Dementia
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You think of dementia as involving memory loss and confusion.

Hallucinations are a common symptom of some kinds of dementia. Jo Bennett, who has early-onset Alzheimer’s, sees “black holes” in her bathroom tiles: “My brain tells me that those square black …

Read more about how Dementia affects different people at different stages.

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Dementia and Alzheimer’s: The Challenges of a Caregiver
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Dementia and Alzheimer’s: The Challenges of a Caregiver

It is an insidious disease that creates havoc and makes it difficult for both the individual and the caregiver.

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This is a DVD video that highlights helpful tips and positive approach caregivers can use when dealing with those with dementia.

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16 Things You Didn't Know Happened In Dementia
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You think of dementia as involving memory loss and confusion.

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Online shopping for Alzheimer's Disease from a great selection at Books Store.

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Understanding Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (Infographic). CST offers a helpful treatment for people who are experiencing the effects of mild to moderate dementia. #dementia #alzheimers #therapy #elderlycarealzheimers
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Cognitive Stimulation Therapy is developed to help people with dementia improve their memory and responses to carers.

Understanding Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (Infographic). CST offers a helpful treatment for people who are experiencing the effects of mild to moderate dementia. #dementia #alzheimers #therapy #elderlycarealzheimers

 
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Dementia does not rob someone of their dignity, it's our reaction to them that does. ~ Teepa Snow
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A bunch of things to know about dementia Dementia does not rob someone of their dignity, its our reaction to them that does.

Many adults in middle age find themselves in the sandwich generation. Reaction to diseases with severe memory loss may deeply affect reaction of loved one.

Thank you Teepa Snow for this one, so true

There may come a time in every caregiver's life that you have to make a decision. If you are caring for a relative then you may well have to decide

Dementia does not rob someone of their dignity, it's our reaction to them that does. ~ Teepa Snow

 
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Exercise a Defense Against Dementia
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Dementia, an umbrella term "Creating life with words: Inspiration, love and truth"

The incredible loneliness – and strength- of being a caregiver

Read why the author believes that being a caregiver, no matter what the condition of the patient is, is one of the most underrated jobs in the world.

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Dementia is a blanket or umbrella term that characterizes one of the primary clinical manifestations of several diseases or conditions; including Alzheimer's disease (AD), Parkinson's disease (PD) in the late stages, vascular dementia (VaD), Fronto-temporal dementia (FTD), & Dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB).

 
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A Timeline of Dementia: What to Know for Each Stage | OurParents Blog
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"When you know the characteristics of each stage of dementia and the abilities that remain, you can capitalize on those," says Kim Warchol, president of

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6 GEMS(TM) from Teepa Snow outshine every stage from the inside out
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To help us understand dementia, experts have come up with ways of describing different phases of the disease: The Alzheimer’s Scale stages): mild, moderate, late. Four-Stage Model stage…

6 GEMS(TM) from Teepa Snow outshine every stage from the inside out

To help us understand dementia, experts have come up with ways of describing different phases of the disease: 1) The Alzheimer’s Scale (3 stages): mild, moderate, late. 2) Four-Stage Model (4 stage…

 
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Understanding Dementia: Signs, Symptoms, Types, and Treatment #dementia #elderlycaremotivation
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Alzheimer’s Disease: Symptoms, Stages, Diagnosis, and Coping Tips

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Caregiver's Guide to Understanding Dementia Behaviors, Ten Tips for Communicating with a Person with Dementia
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Caring for a loved one with dementia poses many challenges for families and caregivers. People with dementia from conditions such as Alzheimer’s and related diseases have a progressive brain disord…

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A number of innovative drugs are due to enter clinical trials and a daily drink, which is not a drug, is thought to reduce damage to neurone membranes

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Teepa Snow Activities to Enrich the Lives of People With Dementia
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Teepa Snow Activities to Enrich the Lives of People With Dementia

Entertainment and other activities are essential for the well-being of people with dementia.

Sometimes, when caring for an elderly relative, it can be hard to know what to do for the best. If you are a caregiver, you are generally and solely responsible

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Interesting Facts of the Day, April 07, 2014
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Information on what causes dementia, including the different types of dementia, such as Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia

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Dementia awareness 2016 added a new photo.

There may come a time in every caregiver's life that you have to make a decision. If you are caring for a relative then you may well have to decide

Various warning signs as they progress for a person facing dementia and possibly leading to alzheimer's disease.

 
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Recipes for improving brain health. #alzheimers #tgen #mindcrowd www.mindcrowd.org
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Discover the natural secret to optimum brain health.

Rock Out Your Brain For Better Health

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5 Things to Never Say to a Person With Alzheimer's
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By Marie Marley Yesterday afternoon, I walked into the spacious room belonging to Mary, a woman with dementia who has few visitors and with whom I’ve volunteered to spend a little time every …

A new Stanford study suggests that Alzheimer’s disease could be warded off or even cured with a drug that blocks a single protein in the brain.

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What should I expect from the Neurologist and a Memory Care Clinic
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What should I expect from the Neurologist and a Memory Care Clinic

Can you die from dementia? Caregivers often wonder how Alzheimer's patients die. It usually happens from complications caused by Alzheimer's disease.

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The seven stages of Alzheimer's includes mild, moderate, moderately severe and severe Alzheimer’s disease.

There is going to come a time when the neurologist can offer little to help the person with dementia or the caregiver.

 
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Teepa Snow, Dementia Expert, on understanding Alzheimers patient behaviors
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As a caregiver, it is difficult to summon up the energy to do what is in the best interests of the senior that you are looking after at times.

There may come a time in every caregiver's life that you have to make a decision. If you are caring for a relative then you may well have to decide

Recent findings show that having a sedentary lifestyle can cause dementia in those without any previous predisposition to the disease.

It is a well-known fact that a high percentage of the elderly experience mental degradation at some stage during the later years of their lives.

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What's the Difference Between Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease?
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Dementia is a group of symptoms, while Alzheimer’s is a disease. Learn how they’re connected and what the causes, symptoms, and treatments are for each.

Sometimes, when caring for an elderly relative, it can be hard to know what to do for the best. If you are a caregiver, you are generally and solely responsible

What Is the Difference Between Dementia and Alzheimers? Many people use the words “dementia” and “Alzheimer’s disease” interchangeably. However, they’re not the same thing. You can have a form of dementia that is completely unrelated to Alzheimer’s disease. #dementia #alzheimers

 
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10 Ways to Avoid Agitation and Aggression in the Person with Alzheimer's or Dementia
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Those with dementia need activity and one of their favorites is Alzheimer's Activity Puzzles

The Memory Repair Protocol can help. Discover the natural secret to optimum brain health.

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A Warning to Dementia Caregivers: 8 Dangers of Denial
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A Warning to Dementia Caregivers: 8 Dangers of Denial

Family conflict, financial exploitation, accidents, overdoses— 8 Dangers of Denial in Dementia Caregivers

A bunch of things to know about dementia Caregivers put loved ones at risk when theyre unrealistic about loved ones needs. Learn more about how to stay realistic during this time.

Get the latest on Alzheimers and Dementia for seniors. Articles on elderly medication, assisted living and dementia care.

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"Understanding the Dementia Experience". If you or someone you love are there......you will find this helpful.
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If you have a loved one with Alzheimer's, Understanding the Dementia Experience by Jennifer Ghent-Fuller is a must-read.

It can sometimes be quite a challenge to coax an Alzheimer's patient into taking his medicines. There may be many reasons why the patient resists, and many creative ways to help them get the medicines they need.

"Understanding the Dementia Experience". If you or someone you love are there......you will find this helpful.

 
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Seven Stages of Vascular Dementia
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Learn what the Stages of Vascular Dementia are by using the Global Deterioration Scale (GDS) as a guide. With seven stages and an explanation of each stage.

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Alzheimer's & Dementia Weekly: What Causes Sundowning? Frustration or Chemistry?
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Alzheimer's & Dementia Weekly: What Causes Sundowning? Frustration or Chemistry?

 
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Caregiver's Guide to Understanding Dementia Behaviors
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Guidelines for Better Communication with Brain-Impaired Adults

Ten Real-Life Strategies for Dementia Caregiving

Dementia, Caregiving, and Controlling Frustration

Taking Care of YOU: Self-Care for Family Caregivers

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"Dementia ... grieving your loved one while they are here only to grieve them again when they are gone."
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But when someone is slowly fading away due to something like dementia, the process can feel premature and conflicting. This is called ambiguous or unresolved grief.

Caregivers bear the tremendous burden of witnessing the early signs of change in the behavior of their loved one and dealing with the an.

Exactly--that's why it's called the Long Goodbye.

To grieve my mom twice is almost unbearable

"Dementia ... grieving your loved one while they are here only to grieve them again when they are gone."

 
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Understanding Dementia
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Home Care For Seniors & Elderly - Precedence Home Healthcare

Providing care and support for elderly people can be a difficult. It’s a tough job that trains an individual to provide care for the ageing people who cannot take care of themselves.

Long-term care insurance is designed to help pay for long-term medical and non-medical services that would otherwise be paid out-of-pocket.

Forgetting small things like these is a natural and a very normal part of growing old, but not always. In certain circumstances, habitual forgetting is an indication of a mental health problem such as dementia.

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