The best time to discuss in-home care and your parents' preferences is before issues or accidents happen. This article has communication techniques to help start this conversation and others with your elderly loved ones.
This is absolutely amazing A picture is worth a thousand words. Remember to have compassion for the elderly in your life. The person they once were is still a part of who they are today. Remember them, love them, respect them.
The number of people living with dementia worldwide today is now estimated at 44 million. By this number will have trebled. Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia know no social, economic, ethnic or geographical boundaries. It is a truly global epidemic.
This message was in front of a Alzheimer's patient's room at my dad's rehabilitation hospital. I thought this was a very moving message and one that can relate to those directly or in directly affected by Alzheimer's Disease.
How to Care for a Person With Alzheimer's Disease. "Do not ask me to remember, don't try to make me understand. Let me rest and know you're with me, kiss my cheek and hold my hand." How to Care for a Person With Alzheimer's Disease.
A bunch of things to know about dementia Vascular dementia is a general term that describes problems with reasoning, planning, judgment, memory and other thought processes, caused by brain damage due to impaired blood flow to the brain.
DIY your photo charms, compatible with Pandora bracelets. Make your gifts special. Make your life special! This poem by Bruce McIntyre strikes at the heart of the caregiver struggle, and reminds us of the impact caregivers make.