So, you have opted to take care of your loved one with Alzheimer’s, or another debilitating disease, yourself. Very noble and loving, also very stressful. This poster shows some easy things to do to help manage stress, always remember, the caregiver needs loving care as well. #alzheimers #tgen #mindcrowd www.mindcrowd.org
Six Tips for Dementia and Alzheimer's Care at Home (full article) #Alzheimers #dementia #caregiving http://www.saintelizabeth.com/Health-Info/Health-Resources/Dementia-and-Alzheimers-Disease/Six-Tips-for-Dementia-and-Alzheimer-s-Care-at-Home.aspx
Alzheimers & Dementia... 87% of people with Alzheimer's are taken care of at home by family members. 60% of those caregivers are women and more than 50% are children. 250,000 American children aged 8-18 provide unpaid care for someone with Alzheimer's. AND THE DIAGNOSIS OF ALZHEIMERS IS RISING AT AN ALARMING RATE.