Aging

Aging is part of life, but it doesn't have to be discouraging. Embrace aging as a reflection of all the wisdom you've accumulated over the years, and look ahead with excitement and joy.
7 Tips for Gently Helping an Alzheimer’s Patient
Everyday Coping for Caregivers

7 Tips for Gently Helping an Alzheimer’s Patient

Whatever situation you are facing, you can remember these guidelines

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6 Ways to Bring Laughter to Your Loved One
Everyday Coping for Caregivers

6 Ways to Bring Laughter to Your Loved One

People with Alzheimer’s often respond to humor

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5 Types of Music That Appeal to People with Severe Dementia
Helpful Activities

5 Types of Music That Appeal to People with Severe Dementia

Certain types of music have qualities that make them particularly appropriate

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Tips to Manage Rummaging and Hiding by People with Alzheimer’s
Everyday Coping for Caregivers

Tips to Manage Rummaging and Hiding by People with Alzheimer’s

These typical behaviors can be challenging for caregivers, but there are ways to deal with them.

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Understanding Why Someone with Alzheimer’s Rummages or Hides Things
Everyday Coping for Caregivers

Understanding Why Someone with Alzheimer’s Rummages or Hides Things

Discover how to talk to them about the behaviors

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There are “Other” Dementias, in Addition to Alzheimer’s
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There are “Other” Dementias, in Addition to Alzheimer’s

There are different causes and treatments for various types of dementia

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10 Signs of Dementia
About Alzheimer's and Dementia

10 Signs of Dementia

Recognizing that a loved one may be in the first of dementia’s three stages can give you valuable time

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Dementia: Signs, Symptoms and What to Do Next
About Alzheimer's and Dementia

Dementia: Signs, Symptoms and What to Do Next

What you should know—and do—if you think someone has dementia

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How Music Soothes Those With Memory Loss
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How Music Soothes Those With Memory Loss

Listening to music has surprising benefits

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How a Memory Box Can Help People with Alzheimer’s
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How a Memory Box Can Help People with Alzheimer’s

Holding familiar objects can calm and inspire those with dementia

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