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Caregiver Loneliness Makes Dementia Care Harder

March 6th, 2017
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When you’re caring for an older adult with dementia, it’s common to experience caregiver loneliness. Unless you have gone through the experience of being a family caregiver most people will not understand. You may feel... Continue Reading

Dementia Caregiving Easier with Nonverbal Communication Techniques

December 1st, 2017
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Longevity has caused health challenges as a result of aging. Americas aging issue has increased the number of people who suffer from Alzheimers or Dementia. Without advance planning, the burden of caregiving is placed on... Continue Reading

Dementia Care: Palliative Care and Pain Management

February 11th, 2018
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Palliative care is an to relieve symptoms and stress for people with serious illnesses. In a larger sense, this caregiving philosophy helps ensure that a dementia patient’s life retains a sense of meaning, despite the... Continue Reading

Stressful Life Events Might Be Linked to Alzheimer's and Dementia

July 17th, 2017
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New research, presented at a recent conference in London, looks at how stress and dementia are related. Just one stressful event early on in life could cause the brain to age by as much as four years, scientists say, as this... Continue Reading

Consequences of Alzheimer’s and Dementia Have Significant Legal and Financial Impact

May 18th, 2018
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Most people hope and pray they will never suffer from any type of memory problem when they age. Conditions like Alzheimers and dementia become common with aging. Longevity is impacting all of us. Have you put in place any plan... Continue Reading

8 Forms of Dementia You Might Not Know About

July 14th, 2017
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Most people understand that aging has become a problem. Yes, increased lifespan creates additional health issues and financial issues and should be addressed and planned for in advance. With longevity comes the increased risk... Continue Reading