Understanding and Coping with the Everyday Challenges of Your Loved One with Memory Loss

Because Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive degenerative disorder that affects healthy brain tissue, caregivers can expect their loved ones to experience increasing difficulties with performing the normal activities of daily living. As a result, the responsibilities of caregivers for meeting the everyday safety and health needs of their loved ones will also increase. In light…

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How You Can Cope When Caring for a Loved One with Alzheimer’s Disease

If you are in the role of primary caregiver for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease, you may feel overwhelmed and beset with a wide array of emotions – sadness, anxiety, hopelessness and even anger are common. You can take heart in knowing that these feeling are considered normal and you are not alone. Today,…

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A Caregiver’s Guide to Coping with Early Stage Dementia

When you suddenly find yourself in the role of primary caregiver for a loved one diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, you may feel overwhelmed and beset with a wide array of emotions — sadness, anxiety, hopelessness and even anger are common. Take heart in knowing that these feeling are considered normal and you are not alone.…

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