Alzheimer's

Edward Grinnan
Alzheimer's and Dementia

Taking a Closer Look at Memory Loss

Worries about a family history of Alzheimer’s leads to an MRI and more prayers.

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Actress Nikki DeLoach; photo: Paul Archuleta/Getty Images
Everyday Coping for Caregivers

A Caregiving Q&A with Nikki DeLoach

Her Hallmark movies end happily ever after. How this actress finds hope in the real-life story of her father’s dementia

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About Alzheimer's and Dementia

The Truth About Early-Onset Alzheimer’s

Many understandably associate dementia with aging, but it can impact younger people, too.

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Luanne Bole-Becker and her husband, Bob; photo by Chris Langer
Everyday Coping for Caregivers

5 Lessons from a Long-Term Alzheimer's Caregiver

After nine years of caring for her husband she suggests releasing expectations, asking for help and more.

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Edwatd Grinnan with Gracie; photo by Katye Martens Brier
About Alzheimer's and Dementia

A Normal Memory Lapse or a Harbinger of Dementia?

Guideposts’ editor-in-chief reveals a common fear: that a normal loss of memory might mean something more dire.

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Luanne Holzloehner and her husband Hans. Credit: courtesy Peggy Frezon
Everyday Coping for Caregivers

A Caregiver Is Reassured by the Universal Language of Love

Her husband changed as his dementia advanced, but a tender gesture proved he still cared.

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Advice for Caregivers

How to Add Humor to Your Caregiving Routine

When dementia caused her mom to disconnect from her, Dani Klein Modisett did what came naturally: She hired a comedian.

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Caregiver Stress

Caregivers: Guideposts Is Here for You

Read about our resources for taking care of yourself—as well as your loved ones.

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Edward Grinnan
Living Longer, Living Better

If Memory Fades, What Happens in Our Dreams?

In researching a book about Alzheimer’s, some questions for God.

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Gracie and Edward in the woods
Alzheimer's and Dementia

Remembering God While Fearing Alzheimer's

At work on a book about his family’s history with the disease, an apprehensive author’s faith kicks in.

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