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Alzheimer's Disease: Dancing Helps This Couple Heal

Alzheimer's Disease: Dancing Helps This Couple Heal

Arlene Boyd's Alzheimer's diagnosis changed so much of her life with her husband Richard, but dancing together still brings them joy.

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How to Handle Caring for a Loved One with Alzheimer's

How to Handle Caring for a Loved One with Alzheimer's

Caregivers may face sadness and frustration. Follow these practical tips to help manage some of those challenges.

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Hilarity for Charity: Seth Rogen, Lauren Miller Work to Assist Alzheimers Caregivers

Hilarity for Charity: Seth Rogen, Lauren Miller Work to Assist Alzheimers Caregivers

Comedian Seth Rogen and his wife, Lauren Miller, came up with a way to turn a personal tragedy into something positive.

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Early-onset Alzheimer's: A Sister's Caregiving Journey

Early-onset Alzheimer's: A Sister's Caregiving Journey

Her twin sister had always been strong. Now that her twin was dealing with Alzheimer's, it was her turn to be the strong one.

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Husband Creates Vintage Room for Wife with Alzheimer's

Husband Creates Vintage Room for Wife with Alzheimer's

George Drummond crafted a 1960s-style room to help his wife suffering with Alzheimer's. 

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Hilarity for Charity and Home Instead Senior Care Grant Program Helps Alzheimer’s Caregivers

Hilarity for Charity and Home Instead Senior Care Grant Program Helps Alzheimer’s Caregivers

Seth Rogen and Lauren Miller Rogen, founders of Hilarity for Charity, are giving back in a special way, teaming with the Home Instead Senior Care Network to provide in-home care grants to Alzheimer's caregivers.

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Wandering 911: What To Do When a Person with Dementia Goes Missing

Wandering 911: What To Do When a Person with Dementia Goes Missing

When a loved one with Alzheimer's disease or dementia disorder goes missing, take action with these steps immediately.

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Help For Managing Wandering Behaviors: Proactive Steps That Could Make A Difference

Help For Managing Wandering Behaviors: Proactive Steps That Could Make A Difference

Learn how to prepare and cope with wandering symptoms from Alzheimer's disease and dementia disorder to keep your loved ones out of harm's way.

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Six Signs Someone with Alzheimer’s Might Wander: These Triggers Could Put Individuals At Risk

Six Signs Someone with Alzheimer’s Might Wander: These Triggers Could Put Individuals At Risk

It's important to be familiar with these symptoms of Alzheimer's and what actions to take to prevent wandering from happening.

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Caring for a Parent with Alzheimer's

Caring for a Parent with Alzheimer's

Her job working with seniors gave her the training she hoped she'd never need: Caring for her mother who had dementia.

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An Alzheimer's Caregiver Learns a New Way to Love

An Alzheimer's Caregiver Learns a New Way to Love

Her husband's diagnosis of early-onset Alzheimer's presented a daunting challenge, but she learned to be the caregiver he needed.

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