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Help a loved one living with dementia by finding activities that you both can enjoy. Read more

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Doing things we enjoy gives us pleasure and adds meaning to our lives. People with Alzheimer's disease need to be active and do things they enjoy. However, don't expect too much. It's not easy for them to plan their days and do different tasks. Read more

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Your confined-to-home (or assisted living or nursing home) parent, just wants to have fun! You are focused on their safety, finances, medical treatment, medications, privacy, nutrition and therapy. Read more

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A day trip to your local art or historical museum can be a great outing for older adults. Not only is it mentally and physically stimulating, the seniors you are with may have ties to the people, places, or events on exhibit. Read more

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We know all about our loved ones we care for, but how can we help their other caregivers know them in a similar way? Read more

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Don't think Alzheimer's experts know any more than you about Alzheimer's behaviors. They don't... Read more

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Often, as nursing home residents decline, they lose the ability to communicate. Sadly, this is a time when families stop visiting as often because they don’t know what to say or how to make the visits meaningful. Read more

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