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Tips for Senior Caregivers on Making Sense of Confusion, from SENIOR Magazine

For the caregiver of a family member (or friend) with Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s or many other diseases which affect the mind, dealing with the confusion is a very difficult task. Finding ways to re-orient a loved one during a confused moment, reassure him or her of one’s love, and understand what he or she is trying to convey while remaining calm is far from easy. […]

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Making ER Visits Less Stressful for Alzheimer’s Patients and Caregivers

Trips to the Emergency Room (ER) can be stressful, especially for a person living with Alzheimer’s or another form of memory impairment. Symptoms and behaviors of memory impairment vary greatly between individuals, and it can be difficult for ER staff to know how each person will react in this situation. Following are some tips for professionals and caregivers to use as guidelines: […]