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I hate to see anyone sad! – (Posted late on 02/07 from 02/05)

Daily visits ordinarily mean that I pick up on the little subtleties in my clients’ lives. Sometimes I hear secrets that I keep to myself; many of these secrets have everything to do with their family members. Since my clients … Continue reading

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What is sleep apnea? – (Posted late on 11/17 from 11/16)

Sleep apnea is a result of an obstructed airway. Sleep apnea is a dangerous sleep disorder that may be signified by snoring. This is no joke and as an elderly caregiver, if I was to recognize that one or more … Continue reading

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Exercise and Dementia

When clients sit sedentary, it does nothing to help them with their Alzheimer’s disease or Dementia. Both physical and mental exercises have proven to help to some extent. According to the NINDS website, various researchers are actually doing studies to … Continue reading

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Drugs administered for folks with Dementia (posted late for 08/23)

There are several drugs that are currently on the market that could potentially slow the roll of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and other Dementias. Many of these drugs are in various stages of testing. As a caregiver that gets to witness … Continue reading

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Treatments for other diseases linked to Dementia

As I have stipulated over the past week or so, there are other diseases linked to Dementia. As I wrote about yesterday, sometimes there are treatments available for some things that will help alleviate the likelihood of Dementia or lessen … Continue reading

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Researching the various types of Dementia

As stipulated yesterday, there are many types of Dementia that have been diagnosed. As I type this, more research is being done and yet more variations are sure to evolve. What experts are trying to determine (which will significantly help … Continue reading

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Overcoming Dementia

It is bad enough when a client or loved one is diagnosed with Dementia. Then again, you may have heard certain family members or even members of the community that you live in express the fact that a loved one … Continue reading

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