Technology: Caring for your dad after an Alzheimer’s diagnosis is both necessary and challenging. Your dad will change in ways you may not expect.
Alzheimer’s disease affects so many aspects of your senior’s life, even simple activities like getting dressed for the day. As the disease progresses, these problems can become more serious, so it helps to have some strategies in place. Reduce the Choices. When your senior has too many choices when she’s getting dressed she might find […]
When your elderly family member is first diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, you might feel as if you’re stuck on a roller coaster that you just can’t control. While that’s true to an extent, you can prepare for what’s coming and you can help your elderly family member to do the same. Learn as Much as […]
Two of the biggest issues you’ll face when your mom has Alzheimer’s are daily medications and diet. She won’t remember to take medications without being reminded. She may be in the kitchen or bathroom, see her pills and not realize she’s taken them. If you’re not careful, she may take a second, third, or even […]
Sundowning impacts approximately 20% of those who are living with Alzheimer’s disease. Considered one of the top sleep disturbances that can develop in Alzheimer’s disease, sundowning is a condition characterized by anxiety, confusion, and restlessness that sets in as the day comes to a close. This can result in your parent being upset, and even […]