Behavior Management How to Manage the Challenging Behaviors of Alzheimer’s Disease From Carrie Hill, PhD, former About.com Guide Updated February 28, 2008 About.com Health’s Disease and Condition content is reviewed by the Medical Review Board Alzheimer’s disease affects the way a person thinks, how a person feels, and how a person behaves; therefore, caring for […]
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There are two proven ways to live longer and healthier. When I say proven, I mean modern, western science research proven. I don’t mean to discredit or malign more contemporary and theoretical researchers. But I want to emphasize that these aging theories are not new. They were new in 1998 when I was in graduate […]
Day to day caregiving is difficult enough. However when dealing with Alzheimer’s, the very nature of this disease and the way it affects the brain frequently have added frustrations and difficulties, which make Caregiver’s lives just that much more difficult. Our mission at http://www.easycaregiving.com is to make sure you have every advantage possible. Please join […]
When research shows over and over again that long-term stress increases a person’s risk for health attacks, stroke and possibly cancer, we are alarmed.
Apparently on Wordpress blogs you can have multiple pages!
I needed to calm down before I wrote this blog, and let the dust settle. I could barely breathe on Tuesday after another Alzheimer’s Day from Hell.
If you are in a larger community, find an adult day care center and send your mother at least once a week.
get a free guided imagery, stress busting recording from http://www.caregiverrelief.com. Download this 15 minute recording and listen to it everyday. Your stress levels will melt away. Go to the website’s CD page and pick “English Garden” to purchase. Then go to the shopping cart to check out. Once there, you will see a box for […]
coming soon: Special 2008 report by the Alzheimer’s Association!