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  • dementia behavioral management
    Activity Ideas for Dementia Shopping in the Early Stages

    Activity ideas for dementia are not just recreational activities. They include doing ADL’s, exercise, socializing and hobbies. Keeping a person in the early stages of dementia motivated and interested...

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  • dementia cooking safety
    Have a Family Member with Dementia Cooking Safety Tips

    If you have family member with dementia cooking safety tips are important. More than most ADLs, cooking is one of the activities of daily living that most of us...

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  • dementia behavior training
    Dementia Behavior Training for the Caregiver

    Dementia behavior training for the caregiver starts with understanding the type of dementia and the family member they are providing in home dementia care. When taking care of a...

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  • dementia communicaton tips
    Dementia Communication Tips

    Dementia communication tips are part of the dementia home care strategy  … Incorporate these ideas as part of your care and you will have more success in providing the...

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    What is Person Centred Dementia Care?

    What is Person centred dementia care? This is an approach to care that  is important for anyone with dementia regardless of the form of the disease. Treating the person as...

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  • Losing Memories
    Loss of Memory- Signs of Dementia?

    A loss of memory is the most common and obvious signs of dementia, but it is important not to rule other possible causes. The best way to tell if...

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    Parkinson Dementia Symptoms

    Parkinson’s disease is a degenerative disorder of the central nervous system, causing Parkinson dementia symptoms indicative of subcortical dementia. Early symptoms of Parkinson’s disease include rigidity, tremor, involuntary shaking of...

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    Caregivers: Guided Meditation for Relaxation and Stress Relief for You

     What is guided meditation for relaxation and stress relief?  As a caregiver, I am sure that you have had those moments when you are frustrated, tired and just wished...

    • Posted 3 weeks ago
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    Caring for Aging Parents with Dementia:Personal Care Tips

    Caring for aging parents with dementia means assisting or providing personal care. Good grooming is one of the ADLs (activities of daily living) that enhance appearance and makes a person...

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  • signs and symptoms of dementia
    What Are the Signs and Symptoms of Dementia?

    As your parents and elderly loved ones age, knowing the signs and symptoms of dementia is crucial to helping you recognize the difference between the normal effects of aging...

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