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    Dementia vs Alzheimer’s? A Dementia Overview

    The dividing line between dementia vs Alzheimer’s consists of determining the primary cause of the memory and cognition problems that affect people with either disease. Dementia and Alzheimer’s are...

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    Dementia Treatment – The Importance of Proper Diagnosis

    Early diagnosis is more likely to result in more successful dementia treatment options. The earlier dementia signs are identified, the better medical outcomes can be. Some of the main...

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  • Dementia Care Tips for Preventing CareGiver Burnout

    Tips for preventing caregiver burnout starts with understanding that from the first day you start to be a family caregiver to the time of your family member’s passing, you...

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    Dementia and Vision Problems

    Dementia and vision problems (visouperceptual difficulties) may occur for many reasons. Normal aging, other medical conditions of the eye and damage to different parts of the visual system from...

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    Is There a Diabetes Dementia Link?

    When most people think of the negative effects of diabetes dementia link is not often considered or mentioned. However, recent studies by scientists in Japan have found that diabetes patients...

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    Dementia Care Strategies for Bathing

    Dementia care strategies for bathing are necessary when a family member refuses to cooperate. Bathing  is one of those ADLs that require the most intimacy. For the person with...

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    Dementia Caregiver Facts: Are You at Risk for Dementia?

    The dementia caregiver’s facts are alarming.  The risk for developing dementia are six times higher, for those providing care for a family member with dementia, than the average population. This...

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    Caregiver Prayer: Why Worry?

    Here is a Caregiver prayer to help you get through a difficult time. Many times caregivers find themselves feeling overwhelmed and alone. At Caregiver Relief, we have many caregivers...

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    Nine Different Dementia Types – Brief Dementia Overview

    Not everyone realizes that the many different dementia types generally break down into two main groups, Alzheimer and non-Alzheimer types. Within these two groups are the various kinds of...

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    Dementia Rating Scale

    What is the Dementia Rating Scale? Dementia gets worse over time, so health professionals use a dementia rating scale to help determine the stages of dementia. Alzheimer’s disease is...

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Unlike other blogs, we will take a logical and no non-sense approach to sharing, do-it-yourself skills, and more, to support you, the family caregiver, dealing with dementia. We are here to support you as you learn to deal with uncooperative or unrealistic family members, how to navigate the medical delivery system and prepare to handle the challenging behaviors you will face as your family member declines.