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Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders

Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders, Health Guide

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Under Minding Our Elders, Carol is an author, blogger and columnist on aging and caregiving support.

How To Get People With Dementia To Take Pills

Dementia care demands incredible creativity. The ever changing needs of the person who has dementia challenges family caregivers and professionals alike. One particular frustration is getting important medications into their loved ones who either can’t or won’t cooperate when it comes to taking... Read moreChevron

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AFA Social Services

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Please join us Thursday, March 12, 1 p.m.- 2 p.m. (EDT), Free Teleconference Care Connection - Se

Hello Friends:

 

On the second Thursday of each month, the Alzheimer's Foundation of America offers Care Connection a free, hour-long teleconference for family and professional caregivers of people with Alzheimer's disease and related illnesses.

 

These teleconferences are a valuable mix of coaching,... Read moreChevron

posted 03/02/2015, comments (0)|
AFA Social Services

AFA Social Services, Health Guide

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Please join us Thursday, February 12, 1 p.m.- 2 p.m. (EDT), Free Teleconference Care Connection - Se

Hello Friends:

 

On the second Thursday of each month, the Alzheimer's Foundation of America offers Care Connection a free, hour-long teleconference for family and professional caregivers of people with Alzheimer's disease and related illnesses.

 

These teleconferences are a valuable mix of coaching,... Read moreChevron

posted 03/02/2015, comments (0)|
Christine Kennard

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Seven Facts About Alcohol and Dementia

Alcohol is thought to be a potential contributor dementia and other mental health conditions such as anxiety and depression. Here are seven interesting facts about alcohol and dementia.

 

1. Drinking too much alcohol causes damage to the cerebellum (also known as the little brain) area. The... Read moreChevron

Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders

Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders, Health Guide

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Under Minding Our Elders, Carol is an author, blogger and columnist on aging and caregiving support.

Aromatherapy Safe and Effective for People With Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s disease can’t be cured. There are medications that help slow the development of symptoms for some people, but the type of care that seems to help most people with Alzheimer’s is Read moreChevron

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