Alzheimer's & Dementia
Dealing With Mom’s Dementia: A Daughter’s Caregiving Journey
Caring for a loved one with dementia poses many challenges for families and caregivers. I am a caregiver for my mother with dementia and hope these tips I have learned will help others.
Remembering My Dad: Alzheimer's Does Not Define Our Loved Ones
In this article, I reflect on my experience with Alzheimer's disease in my family. My father lived for a dozen years with this disease, although it was undiagnosed until his autopsy.
10 Things (Besides Memory) Alzheimer's Steals From Its Victims
Alzheimer's disease doesn't just affect those with the diagnosis; caregivers and loved ones are also victims. This article explores ten things that are lost as this disease progresses, based on my experience with my mother.
How to Create a Photo Album for a Dementia Patient
Do you have someone in the family who is suffering from severe memory loss? Make a family album to help them remember the names and faces of their loved ones.