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Alzheimer’s

/Tag: Alzheimer’s

Can I Keep My Promise? A Caregiver Dilemma.

A caregiver of a loved one who has Alzheimer’s or a related dementia often faces the dilemma of desperately wanting to keep his or her loved one at home, but struggling with providing the care and support needed. Often, promises made become impossible to keep.

2018-10-18T15:04:53+00:00Posted on Wednesday, April 22, 2015|Caregivers|

Communicating With Someone Who Has Alzheimer’s Disease

As humans, we are communicating from the time we are born. Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias can gradually diminish the ability to communicate as the disease progresses. Expressing thoughts and understanding others can both be affected. Individuals with dementia may forget words, invent words or use familiar words repeatedly

2018-10-18T14:56:06+00:00Posted on Tuesday, January 27, 2015|Alzheimer's Disease|

The Stages of Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s disease is an irreversible, progressive brain disease causing a slow decline in memory, language, reasoning, judgment, and daily functioning. It typically develops gradually and worsens over the course of several years.

2018-10-18T14:57:21+00:00Posted on Thursday, October 9, 2014|Alzheimer's Disease|