Alzheimer's and Dementia

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6 Tips for Handling Nighttime Fears in People with Alzheimer’s

You can be a soothing presence by offering your loved one reassurance and acceptance.

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How “Our Stories” Is Changing the Way Families Talk About Alzheimer’s

The Alzheimer’s Association’s new initiative highlights how important early conversations can be for those with Alzheimer’s and their loved ones.

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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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5 Tips to Help Caregivers Cope with Ambiguous Loss

How do you care for a loved with dementia, depression or lost only partially?

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How Richard Lui Makes Long-Distance Caregiving Work

The television anchor gets candid about his father, Alzheimer's and how he stays connected from afar.

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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

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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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The Fight to End Alzheimer's Begins With You

Join the Alzheimer’s Prevention Registry and create a legacy for generations to come.

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Remembering His Mom, Years After Losing Her to Alzheimer's

Editor-in-Chief Edward Grinnan shares his mother's battle with the disease and the challenges millions of Alzheimer's caregivers face.

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Top 5 Questions Caregivers Ask About Alzheimer’s

The Alzheimer’s Association Helpline shares the most common questions—and answers—on caring for someone with Alzheimer's.

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Kristy Dewberry

Lessons Learned from Caring for a Mother with Alzheimer's

Kristy Dewberry offers inspiring and helpful advice based on her own experiences while caring for a mother who has Alzheimer's.

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