Alzheimers and Dementia

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How to Approach a Diagnosis of Alzheimer’s and Understanding What Follows

What to do if you suspect a loved one may have Alzheimer's disease

Banner Alzheimer’s Institute Speeds Up the Search for a Cure

Banner Alzheimer’s Institute Speeds Up the Search for a Cure

How the Banner Alzheimer’s Institute’s preventative program is revolutionizing Alzheimer’s research and how you can help. 

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6 Ways to Preserve Memories for a Loved One with Alzheimer’s

6 Ways to Preserve Memories for a Loved One with Alzheimer’s

Practical ways to engage people without creating frustration

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When a Loved One Mistakes You For Another Person

When a Loved One Mistakes You For Another Person

Consider these tips on how to respond when caring for someone with Alzheimer’s

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When a Loved One No Longer Knows You

When a Loved One No Longer Knows You

Get practical tips on managing this situation for people with Alzheimer’s

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How to Respond to a Dementia Patient Who Says, ‘I Want to Go Home’

How to Respond to a Dementia Patient Who Says, ‘I Want to Go Home’

Consider these practical tips to respond to this request

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5 Ways to Respond When a Loved One Asks to Speak with Someone Who Has Died

5 Ways to Respond When a Loved One Asks to Speak with Someone Who Has Died

Get practical tips on how to handle this challenging situation

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6 Benefits of Pets for People with Alzheimer’s

6 Benefits of Pets for People with Alzheimer’s

Animals offer opportunities for joy, exercise and more

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4 Tips for Engaging a Loved One with Early Stage Alzheimer’s

4 Tips for Engaging a Loved One with Early Stage Alzheimer’s

Keep this advice in mind when planning activities for a loved one

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What You Can Do to Keep Your Loved One with Dementia Physically Active

Physical exercise has health benefits for those with dementia. Follow these tips to keep you and your loved one active.

8 Ways to Share Memories with Someone Who Has Alzheimer’s

8 Ways to Share Memories with Someone Who Has Alzheimer’s

Help your loved one remember good days from the past

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10 Tips for Traveling with a Person Who Has Dementia

10 Tips for Traveling with a Person Who Has Dementia

How to keep a loved one engaged and calm during a trip

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5 Evening Activities for Someone with Dementia

5 Evening Activities for Someone with Dementia

From movies to music, discover activities caregivers can plan for their loved ones

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3 Tips for Visiting Someone with Alzheimer’s

3 Tips for Visiting Someone with Alzheimer’s

Learn what gifts are most appropriate for those living away from home

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