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Post-Diagnosis Guide for Alzheimer’s Patients and Families

When individuals receive a diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease or other dementias, they and their families typically have the same basic question, "What now?"

5 Key Steps to Alzheimer’s End of Life Planning

End of life planning for individuals with Alzheimer's or other dementias involves many important discussions and key steps that you should begin to consider as soon as your loved one receives the diagnosis.

The Importance of a Health Care Power of Attorney

A health care power of attorney, also called a health care proxy or a durable power of attorney for health care, helps protect your loved one's end-of-life wishes. It is a document that appoints a trusted individual to make decisions regarding your loved one's medical care, and it becomes effective when he or she can no longer communicate effectively or coherently with others.

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