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when alzheimers patient wants to go home
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What to Do When Alzheimer’s Patients Want to Go Home?

If you have been around Alzheimer’s patients for a while, then you might have heard them say time and again that they want to go home. Sometimes, they may be already home, but they keep on insisting that you should…
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devoted guardians what is vascular dementia
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What is Vascular Dementia?

Vascular dementia is developed due to a reduced supply of blood to the brain as a result of malfunctioned blood vessels. Blood is delivered to the brain cells through a network of vessels, collectively known as the vascular system. For…
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Does Caregiving Cause Psychological Stress

Does Caregiving Cause Psychological Stress?

Yes, it does. Caring for a loved one can be a rewarding and heartwarming experience. However, being a caregiver to someone with dementia or other debilitating condition can at the same time be a source of stress and frustration. The…
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What Services Do Seniors Need Most
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What Services Do Seniors Need Most?

Services that seniors need most involve: Health care and medication management Personal care Nutrition Mobility and transportation Health Care & Medication Management Many seniors have chronic illnesses or injuries that require ongoing treatment and long-term care. Your aging family member…
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How Does an Older Person Get the Proper Care and Support
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How Does an Older Person Get the Proper Care and Support?

Your aging parent may decide to age in place and receive home care instead of relocating to a facility. In addition, people who are considered homebound (they have illness or injury that causes them trouble leaving home without help) qualify…
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What Age Do Seniors Usually Need Daily Assistance
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At What Age Do Seniors Usually Need Daily Assistance?

At what age do seniors need assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs) usually depends on their health status. However, a longer lifespan for many people means a decline in health and the inability to perform ADLs independently. Research shows…
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helpful tips for aging seniors
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Helpful Tips for Aging Seniors

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As we age, we experience an increasing number of health challenges. Also, many people face significant life changes such as retirement, the loss of loved ones, an empty nest, etc. For most people, adapting to these changes doesn’t run smoothly.…
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At What Age Do Seniors Usually Need Daily Assistance
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At What Age Do Seniors Usually Need Daily Assistance?

At what age do seniors need assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs) usually depends on their health status. However, a longer lifespan for many people means a decline in health and the inability to perform ADLs independently. Research shows…
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Responsibility of the Family
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What is the Responsibility of the Family for the Care of the Elderly?

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Family support is the critical aspect of elderly care. A spouse, child, or another family member can decide to become a caregiver and help the aging person meet their needs. Although aging itself doesn’t have to be a reason to…
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How Does an Older Person Get the Proper Care and Support?
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How Does an Older Person Get the Proper Care and Support?

Your aging parent may decide to age in place and receive home care instead of relocating to a facility. In addition, people who are considered homebound (they have illness or injury that causes them trouble leaving home without help) qualify…
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