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Senility is an outdated term that was used to describe dementias. Learn about the differences between Senility, Dementia and Alzheimer's disease. #Stagesofdementia

Senility is an outdated term that was used to describe dementias. Learn about the differences between Senility, Dementia and Alzheimer's disease.

Challenging behavior is common in people living with dementia and is considered one of the most difficult issues facing staff in residential care and caregivers at home. It is important to try and understand why the person is behaving in a particular way and remember that it is the behavior that is challenging and not the person.

How to Respond to Challenging Behavior

Differences Between Dementia & Alzheimer's - Alternatives for ...

A bunch of things to know about dementia Differences Between Dementia amp; Alzheimer - Alternatives for .

Alzheimer’s Disease by the Numbers

Emotional & Financial Costs of Caregiving on the toll of caregiving - Take care of the caregiver, too!

Diary of a 20 something caring for her nan with #dementia. #caregiver

November is National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month and National Family Caregivers Month. Check out these tips for communicating with someone with Alzheimer's.

Dementia Books: When Your Parent Becomes Your Child: A Journey of Faith Through My Mother’s Dementia. At first, Ken Abraham wrote off his mother’s changes in behavior as quirks that just come with old age. There was memory loss, physical decline, hygiene issues, paranoia, and uncharacteristic attitudes. He soon realized that dementia had changed her life—and his familiy’s—forever.

Dementia Books: When Your Parent Becomes Your Child: A Journey of Faith Through My Mother's Dementia

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

A bunch of things to know about dementia How do you know when its time for professional dementia care?

The sensory functions of elders decline as they grow older and this can impact on their feelings of well-being. Multi-sensory stimulation is becoming increasingly popular in nursing homes based on impressive results. Sensory activities contribute to the emotional and physical health of people living with dementia. Sensory activities can be non-verbal; thereby crossing cultural boundaries.

Sensory Boxes & Other Ideas to Stimulate the Senses

The sensory functions of elders decline as they grow older and this can impact on their feelings of well-being. Multi-sensory stimulation is becoming increasingly popular in nursing homes based on impressive results. Sensory activities contribute to the e

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