What is the link between Prince Charles and Alzheimer's Disease? Reports suggest that Prince Charles may be suffering from Alzheimer's Disease and that he is suffering from memory loss along with worrying signs of mental confusion.
I've been taking care of my mother who has dementia for about 3 years now. Back in 2011 she started showing signs of dementia, though neither one of us knew. That's how this condition sneaks up on you. To say dealing with dementia is difficult is...
Music can bring a lot of meaning and sometimes clarity to individuals suffering from dementia.
The caregiver's disposition may not stop questions but it may make the situation manageable. Learn some response options. Experience will help you figure out which tactic to use for which situation.
Coconut oil shows promise of slowing and possibly reversing the effects of Alzheimer's Disease. Ketones produced by coconut oil are received by the brain and act as fuel, keeping the cells alive.
Keep hands warm and restless fingers engaged with a Twiddlemuff! Designed for people with advanced dementia, Twiddlemuffs are easy to make even if you're not great at knitting or crochet.
The Alzheimer's disease is upsetting, but I cannot ignore it when it approaches me wearing my mother's face. I can express anger at the upset it has caused in my life. What can she do in her prison?
There are many meaningful and engaging activities which people living with dementia can enjoy. Support a person's quality of life through fun and purposeful activity with these practical suggestions.
For everyone of these losses to the Alzheimer's victims, there are also losses to the relatives and caregivers. It is like watching a robbery in slow motion. Let it not steal our love.
The way to stop the pain from mean words is to stop the words, according to Bob DeMarco. These four steps have proved effective in curbing the mean words of Alzheimer's patients.