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Dementia Care in Anchorage: Personal Hygiene Tips for Those with Alzheimer’s

...  these personal hygiene tips for someone with dementia. Of all the struggles linked to providing care for a loved one with dementia, the Alzheimer’s Association indicates that the most prevalent ...  with those impacted by Alzheimer’s or another type of dementia. Instead, try these creative personal hygiene tips in the event a ...

Understanding and Responding to Anxiety and Paranoia in Seniors with Lewy Body Dementia

There are resources to help seniors who are experiencing a decline in thinking, reasoning, and independent function. “I am telling you, there is a dog inside my closet! I hear it growling all night long. We’ve got to track down its owner!” Hearing an ...

Companion Care Services in Matanuska-Susitna Alaska Help Solo Family Caregivers with Dementia Care

...  care providers are managing their older loved ones’ dementia care needs on their own, with only 26% seeking professional care ...  can in order to satisfy their loved ones’ needs, but dementia caregiving can bring about an extremely high level of both mental and ...

Exciting Advances in Alzheimer’s and Dementia Research

...  treatment option. And apart from the emotional toll dementia takes on both those diagnosed and their family members, the financial ...  management of these common effects of Alzheimer’s and dementia: Anxiety Aggression Apathy Psychosis Depression Sleep ...  to provide specialized, compassionate, and very skilled dementia caregiving for seniors. We begin by preparing a personalized plan of ...

Diagnosing Dementia: from Midnight Sun’s Dementia Care Experts in Anchorage

...  developing Alzheimer’s disease or some other sort of dementia? Although there are many other possible reasons for dementia-like signs or symptoms such as these – medication side effects ...  these types of red flags help doctors determine whether dementia may be the primary cause: Mental functional loss – determined ...

Alzheimer’s & Dementia Care

...  Home Care Caring for a loved one who has Alzheimer’s or dementia presents a unique set of challenges that must be met with patience, ...  emotional demands that come with caring for someone with dementia, and we are dedicated to helping clients and their families maintain ...

Alzheimer’s Research Milestones Reached This Past Year

...  injury (among others) is projected to reduce cases of dementia around the world by up to 40%. Decreasing rates of Alzheimer’s cases. For the previous 30 years, dementia diagnoses in North America and Europe have declined by 13% per decade ...

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