Category Archive for: ‘Alzheimers Care’

  • Alzhiemer Rollercoaster

    Eye Opening Alzheimers Videos That Could Change Your Life

    The holiday season has begun. I hope that your holidays will be bright and happy. If you have a loved one you are caring for with Alzheimer’s disease I wish you a new found hope of care and compassion after reading this article and watching …

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  • Walk-in bathtub for elder home care

    Choosing The Right Bathtub For In-Home Care

    One of the challenges of providing in-home care for an ill or elderly loved one is finding the best sort of bathtub for them. The patient might have mobility issues that make getting out of a traditional bathtub difficult. One option is a walk-in bathtub. …

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  • Mom And Me

    Real Life Stories Of A Caregiver

    Everyone Loved Dolly My name is Barb and this is my story about how I became a caregiver to my mom, what I learned, and what I wish I did differently. My mom’s name was Florence, though she went by Flo Flo or Dolly. Everyone …

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  • Parents Move In With You

    When Is It Time to Take Your Parents into Your Home?

    Much like deciding to have a new child, deciding to ask your elderly parent to move in with you is a giant decision that can come with a lot of responsibility and have major repercussions. But sometimes all the extra cost and work can be …

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  • Help

    Help! I Can’t Do This by Myself Anymore

    Caring for an elderly mother can be rewarding at times; however, it can also be one of the most saddening and vexing experiences. Because mothers deserve to be treated like princesses as they get older, you might feel obligated to constantly care for her. However, …

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  • Is Alzheimers Hereditary?

    Is Alzheimer’s Hereditary?

    Alzheimer’s disease is an illness that causes the brain’s neurons to deteriorate. This causes the sufferer to lose memory, loss of language skills, and changes in behavior. As the disease progresses to different areas of the brain, it affects different skills and abilities. Alzheimer’s is …

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  • Mother Daughter

    Alzheimer’s: I Love My Mom, but I Hate Her!

    Seven years ago my father died, leaving my mother to cope alone. Before he died, we knew that something was off with mom, but he assured us that it was just her getting old and he could deal with it. Once he was gone, she …

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    Mother-in-law Suite Provides Technology to Assist Seniors

    Aging-in-place technology facilitates independent living. More than 95 percent of seniors citizens prefer their homes or relatives’ quarters over assisted living options, and their decision to age in place will generate enormous consequences as baby boomers retire and live longer lives due to medical advances. …

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  • Adaptive Clothing for Seniors

    Adaptive Clothing for Senior Elderly Care

    When a family makes the decision to take care of an elderly loved one, they assume a huge responsibility. Lots of families prefer this option as opposed to moving the relative to an assisted living facility or nursing home. Reasons for the decision to provide …

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    Find The Right Elder Care: 3 Great Resources

    If you are currently caring for you aging parent or loved one or just planning ahead, the following list of elder care resources and elder care locator websites can be a great source of information for home care, assisted living, Alzheimer’s care, nursing homes, retirement communities, residential care …

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  • What is Home Care

    What Is Home Care?

    As our loved ones grow older, we must sometimes face the difficult task of deciding when they cannot manage on their own. It is a heartbreaking decision that can cause conflicts with our elder family member who wishes to remain independent and is afraid of …

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  • aging in place bathroom

    Aging In Place Home Solutions

    With the cost of healthcare insurance and nursing homes skyrocketing for those with Alzheimer’s Disease and other disabilities, how can you provide the best quality of life for your loved one? Aging-In-Place Home Solutions is a division of Myra L. Katz & Associates, Inc., a …

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  • Walker rollator

    Correct Setup of Your Walker or Rollator

    Setting your Walker to the Correct height If you use or are going to use a walker or rollator you need to make sure you start here. It is very important that you set your walker or rollator to the correct height. Failure to do …

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  • Technology Seniors

    Technology for Seniors

    Steve Jobs gains the attention of the national press when he introduces a new Apple product. Many of us hear the word “technology” and visualize the newest flat screen television. Few of us hear that word and immediately think about emerging technology for seniors, however. …

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  • Alzheimers Natural Treatment Images

    Alzheimer’s Disease: Natural Treatments Or Traditional Medicine?

    Alzheimer’s disease is characterized by disturbances in reasoning and impairment of memory. Those afflicted with this disease regress mentally until they eventually reach a point at which their behavior becomes similar to that of a helpless infant. Numerous doctors and scientists believe that Alzheimer’s disease …

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  • coffee and alzheimeres

    Alzheimers and Coffee

    Recent studies have good news to share with coffee lovers. Scientists from all over the country have been testing the effects of caffeine on lab mice who have been induced with common symptoms associated with Alzheimer’s disease. The mice show signs of memory loss and …

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