Helpful tips to help older adults, especially those with Alzheimer’s or dementia, keep personal information secure when on the internet.
Validating People With Dementia, a Vital Technique
Middle-aged adults with moderate-to-severe anxiety may be at increased risk for late-onset dementia – the most prevalent form of dementia, which typically develops after 65.
For many of us, the ability to drive contributes to a more satisfying, more independent life, especially as we age, but vehicle safety concerns and fatal crash rates based on distances driven increase significantly in older adults.
A recent study suggests the overall impact of dementia may be compressing – that is, people are developing dementia later in life and are living with cognitive problems for a shorter amount of time.
Practical, enjoyable gift ideas for friends and family living with dementia and Alzheimer’s.
A look back provides advice on the feelings of loss, confusion, and tension associated with caring for a parent with dementia.
Virtual reality technology can immerse older adults in a three-dimensional environment that transports them to exotic places without having to leave home.
Devising a plan is critical to keep stress from straining relationships between siblings.
Do you have a relative who has moved into a nursing home recently? Here’s what to consider before the children visit.
I have been taking care of my mother, who has dementia, for more than nine years. Some days go by and there are no problems. But other days can be difficult.