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Tips for caregivers – tasks to avoid when caring for someone with Alzheimer’s or related dementia.
Memory care tips for individuals caring for someone with Alzheimer’s or related dementia.
Build Trust and Rapport with those with Alzheimer’s and Dementia.
In 2012, Americans provided 17.5 billion hours of unpaid care to people with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias.
Music that was popular in an Alzheimer’s residents young adult life may bring good feelings, fond memories and joy.
Infographic by ActivCare Livingtitled: Baby Boomer Caregivers and Social Media Use
Regardless if you are hiring a private duty caregiver to assist the family with a loved one at home 20 hours a week or