Emotional Signs of Caregiver Stress

Emotional Signs of Caregiver Stress

Denial about the disease and its effect on the person who has been diagnosed. I know Mom is going to get better. Anger at the person with Alzheimer’s or frustration that he or she can’t do the things they used to be able to do. He knows how to...

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Alzheimer: know the early warning signs

Alzheimer: know the early warning signs

Memory loss that disrupts daily life may be a symptom of Alzheimer’s or another dementia. Alzheimer’s is a brain disease that causes a slow decline in memory, thinking and reasoning skills. There are 10 warning signs and symptoms...

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How to help seniors manage medication

How to help seniors manage medication

Talk with your doctor about your medication: It is extremely important to talk with your doctor and take your medication in the exact amounts and at the times prescribed by the doctor. Do not stop taking your medicine without asking your doctor...

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Caregiving Tips

Caregiving Tips

As we continue to live longer, it’s common for family members or loved ones to become caregivers. Caregiving comes in many forms, from running simple errands and housekeeping to full around-the-clock support. Either way, over time caregiving can...

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