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Tips to become able to Safeguard Against Wandering

According towards the Alzheimer’s Association, six out of ten people with Alzheimer’s will wander. In case you might be in charge of caring with an elderly individual that suffers via dementia a person view the anxiety about your own family member wandering or acquiring lost. 410 more words

Home Care

The Cup

“Do you want some juice? –Is it cold? –Yes… Do you want tea? –Yes, tea.” I go back to the kitchen. Making tea is easy: earthenware cup, tea-bag, sugar, boiling water from the machine’s tap, spoon. 317 more words

Dementia

Advocacy for Seniors: How to combat ageism and stand up for yourself.

My senior clients and I talk about this topic quite often:  “Standing up for yourself and demanding respect, especially as a senior citizen.”

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Senior Care

Everyone Needs a Break Sometimes

You may have heard of respite care and thought, “Thanks, but I’ve got this.”

Or you may have thought it sounded nice but expensive.

Or that your loved one required too much, or too little, assistance for you to need it. 285 more words

SAD and the Elderly

During the winter season, you need to be on the lookout for signs of SAD in your elderly loved ones. SAD is the acronym for “seasonal affective disorder”. 427 more words

Senior Care

Everyone Needs a Break Sometimes

 

You may have heard of respite care and thought, “Thanks, but I’ve got this.”

Or you may have thought it sounded nice but expensive.

Or that your loved one required too much, or too little, assistance for you to need it. 282 more words

Wandering into Alzheimer's: A Reflection

I’ve been meaning to write this post since the end of August. But whenever I’ve tried to sit down and put out the words, they never come out right. 1,155 more words