Alzheimer's and Dementia - The Slow and Painful Decline of a Loved One Living With This Ravaging Disease

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Declining memory and dementia are not a normal part of aging.  There are many things you can do now to prevent or reverse inflammation of the brain! Twelve Tips for a Healthy Brain: How you can Prevent Dementia.

Declining memory and dementia are not a normal part of aging. There are many things you can do now to prevent or reverse inflammation of the brain! Twelve Tips for a Healthy Brain: How you can Prevent Dementia; improve your brain and thinking.

I miss my dad.... the way he used to be before Alzheimer's started destroying him.

I wish we could sit and talk like we used to. I miss you Mom.

New Approaches for Dealing with Difficult Dementia Behaviors

Understanding and dealing with loved ones' dementia behaviors may be stressful, but consider these tips listed below to help you get through the moment.

"Have you ever wondered why music therapy for dementia is so powerful? One reason is that music triggers pleasure points in the brain allowing us to recall good feelings. The Power of Music: Why it Works for Dementia By now, you’ve probably seen or heard the video. An elderly man, in the throes of late stage dementia, is slumped over a wheelchair, unresponsive. When the nursing home staff gives him headphones and play familiar music from decades before on an iPod, he literally comes alive…

Why Music Therapy Works for Dementia

Music Have you ever wondered why music therapy for dementia is so powerful? One reason is that music triggers pleasure points in the brain allowing us to recall good feelings. The Power of Music: Why it Works for Dementia

7 Stages of Alzheimers Disease Infographic

Researchers have shown that clearance of the substance amyloid-beta that forms plaques is impaired in individuals with Alzheimer’s. A group of 12 individuals with early Alzheimer’s were compared to 12 cognitively normal individuals

Here are 10 tips on how to effectively communicate with someone who has moderate to severe dementia.

Communication Strategies for Dementia

Learn have to communicate with your senior loved one! Here are 10 tips on how to effectively communicate with someone who has moderate to severe dementia.

12 Engaging Activities for Seniors with Dementia: Reduce Agitation and Boost Mood

12 Engaging Activities for Seniors with Dementia: Reduce Agitation and Boost Mood

Life Enrichment Try these 12 ideas for activities for seniors with dementia. Engaging in satisfying activities can reduce agitation, challenging behavior, & unhappy moods.

So very very VERY true

Such a horrible disease. Heartbreaking Watching my Poor Mum with it

How do you handle the situation when your older adult with Alzheimer's or dementia insists that they want to go home? Use these 3 recommended responses. ---Visit www.DailyCaring.com for the most practical tips that make it easier to care for your senior

3 Ways to Respond When Someone with Alzheimer’s Says I Want to Go Home

How do you handle the situation when your loved one with Alzheimer's or dementia insists that they want to leave a care facility, and go home? Use these 3 recommended responses.

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