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  • Proper nourishment and Alzheimer's Disease

    A decreased appetite is common among those with Alzheimer's. This becomes more of an issue as the disease progresses. Caregivers often struggle to ...
  • Effectively communicating with your loved one.

    Persons with Alzheimer's Disease and other dementias (ADOD) gradually lose their ability to verbally communicate with others. This poses quite the ...
  • Alternatives to antipsychotics medicines

    Having worked in dozens of facilities and homes, I can confidently say that the use of antipsychotics to treat the more severe symptoms of Alzheime...
  • Alzheimer's Disease and television

    Maintaining normality is important for those with Alzheimer's. Individuals should continue to engage in the activities that they've always enjoyed....
  • The importance of movement for those with Alzheimer's

    As one ages, they become more sedentary. This change in lifestyle often causes a loss of independence and is one of the leading causes of death for...
  • Alzheimer's Disease and Sensory Therapy

    Originally used to treat children with disabilities, sensory therapy has proven to be an effective means to assist with the treatment of Alzheimer'...