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What to Do When Your Loved One Shows Signs of Impaired Judgment

If poor decision-making is an issue, you can take steps to protect your family.

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Linda took to painting as a form of therapy

She Used Art to Help a Senior with Dementia

The caregiving art sessions transformed Tony's final days with Alzheimer's and healed Linda, too.

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5 Ways to Engage a Senior with Alzheimer’s

Get expert advice on how to connect with a person who has dementia.

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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.

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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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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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8 Forms of Exercise That Benefit People with Dementia

8 Forms of Exercise That Benefit People with Dementia

From stretching to water workouts, many activities can be helpful

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5 Types of Music That Appeal to People with Severe Dementia

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

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

There are different causes and treatments for various types of dementia

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How Music Soothes Those With Memory Loss

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

How a Memory Box Can Help People with Alzheimer’s

Holding familiar objects can calm and inspire those with dementia

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2 Factors that Can Help Reduce the Impact of Dementia

2 Factors that Can Help Reduce the Impact of Dementia

Social connections and a laid back personality may have surprising benefits

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