Alzheimer's

Blythe Danner and Hilary Swank in "What They Had"
Aging Parents

How Caregiving Prepared Hilary Swank for the Role of a Lifetime

The cast and crew of What They Had share how their personal caregiving experiences shaped the film.

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Caring for Someone with Dementia: Understanding What You Need

Each caregiving journey is unique, but it's important to identify what you need and find the resources that can help

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4 Tips for Caregivers: How to Find Resources in Your Community

Whether it's asking a friend or using the national database, there are many ways to find the help you need.

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Caregiving

The Facts About 8 Common Alzheimer’s Myths

We talk to two leading names in the Alzheimer’s research community on the most common myths about the disease, and what they wish people knew.

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Ty'Ann Brown discusses tips on caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's
Bible Resources

Spiritual Remedies: Bible-Based Tips on How to Care for a Loved One with Alzheimer's

Ty'Ann Brown shares a few spiritual remedies for those caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's disease.

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Caregiving

A Smile from His Wife Gave This Alzheimer's Caregiver Hope

A single smile from her reassured him that they were a team.

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Caregiver Burnout

Personalized Playlists Could Lessen Alzheimer's Symptoms

A new study suggests that personalized musical playlists may make caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's that much easier. 

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Caregiving

Marcia Gay Harden on Coping with Her Mother's Alzheimer's

All her life, her mother helped pave the way for her success. Now, as her mother battles Alzheimer's, Marcia Gay Harden offers her love and support.

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Caregiver Burnout

This Alzheimer's Memory Cafe Is Giving Caregivers a Break

Amy's Place is the first free-standing Memory Cafe in the U.S. and its goal is simple: to give caregivers a little TLC. 

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Jeff, with mom Irene in 2017, says, 'I learned not to regret a single moment.'
Aging Parents

4 Tips for Caring for a Loved One with Alzheimer's Disease

A clinical psychologist shares what he learned about dealing with Alzheimer's while caring for his mother through her final years.

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