Memory problems: Is it dementia or signs of normal aging?
Do you constantly walk around with notes reminding you to complete tasks or set cellphone reminders—today’s version of a string tied around a finger—because you know that if you don’t, you’ll surel...
How to Interact with A Person with Dementia
Dementia is a terrifying disease that most people don’t really understand. This makes interaction with a person with Dementia difficult. You never know what to expect so we often approach cautiously, guarded against the unknown. These 10 easy tips make maintaining relationships with our loved one's with Dementia possible. #agingparents #caring #tips #dementia #caregiver #alzheimer's
Alzheimer's Disease Fact Sheet
Changes in the Brain in Alzheimer's Disease - Alzheimer’s disease is an irreversible, progressive brain disease that slowly destroys memory and thinking skills, and eventually even the ability to carry out the simplest tasks. In most people with Alzheimer’s, symptoms first appear after age 60. Estimates vary, but experts suggest that as many as 5.1 million Americans may have Alzheimer’s disease.