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Posts tagged with “Alzheimers”

Managing Alzheimer's Patient Behavior: Managing Family Care for Alzheimer's Patients (4 of 6)

Alzheimer's disease and other dementias affect the way seniors think and feel and subsequently how they behave. The behaviors that need to be managed are ones that put you or your loved one's physical and emotional well being at risk.

Engaging an Alzheimer's Patient: Managing Family Care for Alzheimer's Patients (3 of 6)

Research tells us that by keeping our loved one engaged through physical, mental and social activities, we can create positive experiences that diminish this distress and deter unwanted behaviors.

Using Past Memories to Comfort an Alzheimer's Patient: Managing Family Care for Alzheimer's Patients (2 of 6)

Laurie Owen from Home Instead Senior Care talks about how to use your loved one's memories to provide comfort in the present.

Managing Family Care for Alzheimer's Patients (1 of 6)

Laurie Owen from Home Instead Senior Care talks about how families can care for their loved ones who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or other dementia.

Patients with Dementia Deserve a Dignified Diagnosis

Every individual with Alzheimer’s has a diagnosis story. Receiving the news marks the beginning of a drastic life change for the individual and his or her family, and the way a doctor communicates that change can hugely impact the nature of their Alzheimer’s journey.

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