Monthly Archives July 2018

Caring For Loved One With Memory Loss

If you have a loved one who is experiencing memory loss, it can be difficult to know how to deal with these changes. Unfortunately, memory loss affects many areas of the patients life and their daily functionality. This makes it challenging for their loved ones to step into the role of caregiver. However, there are several ways to make the transition from family member to caregiver much easier.   1. Regular Health Screenings For Both The Patient And You It may seem obvious to state that you should have the loved one you are caring for regularly checked by a
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How To Handle Troublesome Behaviors Caused By Dementia

People who are suffering from dementia often behave in ways that are difficult for others to deal with. These are some of the most common troublesome behaviors in people who suffer from dementia and what you can do about them:   Prevent Wandering: While the cause of this dementia behavior is often hard to determine, these are some of the most common reasons why people with dementia wander: Boredom Not spending enough time outdoors Delusions Wandering that’s caused by boredom and not spending enough time outdoors can usually be prevented with daily walks and regular activities. While wandering that is
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