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    Taking Care of the Caregivers

    Taking care of the caregivers is a neglected topic. Someone on an on-line site commented that if you haven’t been there, you cannot really understand what it’s like to...

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    Caregivers Support: God Supplies All Your Needs

    Caregivers support comes in many ways. So many of the caregivers I speak to every day have a sense of hopelessness. Many feel alone. It is in these times...

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    What is Alzheimer Symptoms?

    Awareness of what is Alzheimer symptoms and recognizing its early warning signs and being tested for the disease so that treatment can begin as soon as possible is the most...

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    Dementia and Music Therapy : Reconnecting to Life

    It is Saturday- dementia and music therapy day.  I will never forget that day. I was working on a senior behavioral health unit. The activities director had asked a...

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    Managing Finances for Elderly Parents with Dementia

    Managing finances for elderly parents is one of the first ADLs (activities of daily living) that your family member will need help with. Paying bills, cashing checks, balancing the...

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    The Benefits of a Memory DVD for All Stages of Dementia

    The benefits of a memory DVD was brought to my attention by Charlotte Bartlett. Charlotte’s husband is presently in the late stages of dementia. Here is her post: My...

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    What is Senile Dementia?

    What is senile dementia?  Support groups are trying to phase out the term senile dementia and replace it with the name of the actual condition such as Alzheimer’s disease...

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    Dementia Fall Prevention: Learn Proper Transferring

    Dementia fall prevention includes learning to properly transfer your family member. Transferring, as one of the ADLs (activities of daily living) is the act of getting up or moving...

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    What are the Types of Parkinson s Related Dementia?

    Parkinson s related dementia does not occur in every person diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. In the United States alone there are more than one million people diagnosed with Parkinson’s...

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    How to Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease

    Researchers are quickly discovering that learning how to prevent Alzheimer’s disease, or at least learning how to slow its progression,  may be as simple as engaging the mind and...

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