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Christine Kennard

Christine Kennard, Health Pro

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Caregivers Can Help Reduce Agitation

Agitation can occur at any point during Alzheimer’s but is the most difficult for caregivers to manage in the mid to later stages. When we see someone with Alzheimer’s in an agitated state we have to remember there can be a number of overlapping causes. Their physiology (the way our body parts function), their mental state as well as... Read moreChevron
Dharma S Khalsa, MD

Dharma S Khalsa, MD, Health Guide

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Pioneer in Alzheimer Prevention via holistic medicine since 1993

RESEARCH AND ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

Over the years, research has suggested that as we age, diet and supplements become critically important to maintaining a sharp brain. Most of us are familiar with the Mediterranean-type diet, which includes fish, olive oil, fruit, and vegetables and is low in saturated fat. Supplements such as multi-vitamins, omega-3 fish oil, vitamin C, and... Read moreChevron
Renee

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THCN news editor

Your Tips Needed! How can you help make a loved one's hospital stay more pleasant.

Hello HealthCentral readers!   Members are weighing in on how to make a loved one's hospital stay easier, but we'd love to have more of your tips.   Head here to read what readers have already... Read moreChevron
Carol Steinberg

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Putting Memory on the Radar Screen

Each November since 2003, the Alzheimer's Foundation of America has held National Memory Screening Day. This year is no different: the event takes place November 16. But what is different this time around is the urgency and significance of the initiative.   I always get asked by reporters: why memory screening day? The answer is rather... Read moreChevron
Debbie Slone

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need a job working at home

What type of job would you recommend where I can stay home and take care of my husband, before he needs a nursing home.  He also started to wet himself.  He did it once and he almost didn't make it the second time.  I am having to tell him when to go to the bathroom.  I had adult underwear=depends, but I don't want to put him... Read moreChevron
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