Tips for Handling Changing Environments for Your Loved One with Alzheimer’s

How to Handle the Challenges of Changing Environments for a Loved One with Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s disease involves stages of cognitive decline and gradually damages the brain. For those who suffer from Alzheimer’s, people and places that were once familiar and comfortable can become strange and confusing as the disease progresses. Changes to their environment, such as traveling, going to the doctor, moving to a new home or receiving houseguests, can trigger challenging behavioral symptoms.

Tips for Keeping the Holidays and Your Loved One Calm and Cheerful

Managing Your Loved One’s Memory Loss and Maintaining a Sense of Calm During the Holidays

The holiday season is a unique time of year highlighted by special occasions with family and friends, special sights and smells and a spirit of love and sharing. However, as we’ve all experienced, it can also be a rather hectic time of year with busy calendars, long lines at the stores, crowded streets and the added “hustle and bustle” that the holiday season is known for.

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