Alzheimer's

Kristy and her mom, Flo
Aging Parents

Caring for a Difficult Parent

Her mother lived in constant fear, and it wasn't until after her father passed away that Kristy Dewberry understood why.

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A caregiving daughter's hand rest on her mother's shoulder
About Alzheimer's and Dementia

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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Women calling Alzheimer's Association Helpline
About Alzheimer's and Dementia

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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Benefits of solving jigsaw puzzles
Living Longer, Living Better

6 Surprising Benefits of Doing Jigsaw Puzzles

How puzzles can help you relax, improve your memory, bond with family and more.

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Banner Alzheimer’s Institute Speeds Up the Search for a Cure
Alzheimer's and Dementia

Banner Alzheimer’s Institute Speeds Up the Search for a Cure

How the Banner Alzheimer’s Institute’s preventative program is revolutionizing Alzheimer’s research and how you can help. 

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6 Ways to Preserve Memories for a Loved One with Alzheimer’s
Everyday Coping for Caregivers

6 Ways to Preserve Memories for a Loved One with Alzheimer’s

Practical ways to engage people without creating frustration

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When a Loved One Mistakes You For Another Person
About Alzheimer's and Dementia

When a Loved One Mistakes You For Another Person

Consider these tips on how to respond when caring for someone with Alzheimer’s

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When a Loved One No Longer Knows You
About Alzheimer's and Dementia

When a Loved One No Longer Knows You

Get practical tips on managing this situation for people with Alzheimer’s

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6 Benefits of Pets for People with Alzheimer’s
Helpful Activities

6 Benefits of Pets for People with Alzheimer’s

Animals offer opportunities for joy, exercise and more

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4 Tips for Engaging a Loved One with Early Stage Alzheimer’s
Everyday Coping for Caregivers

4 Tips for Engaging a Loved One with Early Stage Alzheimer’s

Keep this advice in mind when planning activities for a loved one

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