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How do you know when it's time for professional dementia care?

A bunch of things to know about dementia How do you know when its time for professional dementia care?

Senility is an outdated term that was used to describe dementias. Learn about the differences between Senility, Dementia and Alzheimer's disease.

Looks like we are in the middle to late stage of Dementia - the paranoid behavior is the most frustrating to me currently.

To celebrate National Safe at Home Week, Griswold Home Care has developed a visual snapshot of the common, yet serious safety issues that impact people with Alzheimer’s Disease and their families / professional caregivers. #alzheimers #tgen www.mindcrowd.org

To celebrate National Safe at Home Week, Griswold Home Care has developed a visual snapshot of the common, yet serious safety issues that impact people with Alzheimer’s Disease and their families / professional caregivers.

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Sometimes, when caring for an elderly relative, it can be hard to know what to do for the best. If you are a caregiver, you are generally and solely responsible

Avoid caregiver burnout with these tips!  As a caregiver myself I was happy to com across this pin.

8 Tips to avoid Caregiver Burnout

Caregiver burnout is a very real state that can affect anyone providing care for a loved one. Try to avoid caregiver burnout with these 8 tips.

Communication is vital to our well-being. People living with dementia slowly lose their language skills and their ensuing quality of life. Here are some tips to help communicating with people living with dementia.

10 Communication Strategies for Dementia Care

A bunch of things to know about dementia Communication is vital to our well-being. People living with dementia slowly lose their language skills and their ensuing quality of life. Here are some tips to help communicating with people living with dementia.

"Denial is the worst form of the truth"   During the time it takes for you to read this piece, try to put your denial impulse aside and take ...

We Can Handle the Truth: The Facts on Alzheimer's

"Denial is the worst form of the truth" During the time it takes for you to read this piece, try to put your denial impulse aside and take .

Infographic: 6 Skills Every Caregiver Needs Visit http://www.saintelizabeth.com/family?utm_content=buffer6b31f&utm_medium=social&utm_source=pinterest.com&utm_campaign=buffer to ask questions, find information and get support to care for your family.

Infographic: 6 Skills Every Caregiver Needs Visit http://www.saintelizabeth.com/family?utm_content=buffer6b31f&utm_medium=social&utm_source=pinterest.com&utm_campaign=buffer to ask questions, find information and get support to care for your family.

“Sundowning”, “sundown syndrome”, or “sundowner syndrome” are simply different designations for the same condition. Sundowning is not a disease. It is a symptom of Alzheimer’s and other dementias, particularly vascular and mixed dementia. It seems to occu #alzheimerscaregivers #elderlycaredementia

“Sundowning”, “sundown syndrome”, or “sundowner syndrome” are simply different designations for the same condition. Sundowning is not a disease. It is a symptom of Alzheimer’s and other dementias, particularly vascular and mixed dementia. It seems to occu #alzheimerscaregivers #elderlycaredementia

What is #respite care and how does it help you- as a #caregiver? http://www.firstlighthomecare.com/how-we-help/kinds-of-help/respite-care

Our home care services work to provide whatever is needed to help people maintain their independence and quality of life. We provide both short-term home care and long-term home care that’s available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Specialized, personal and unique #dementia care service  http://www.firstlighthomecare.com/how-we-help/kinds-of-help/dementia-care

While November is National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month, we are constantly committed to taking care of the Dementia and Alzheimer's communities 365 days a year. We have created resources to help caregivers understand this disease.

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