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Your Guide to Understanding the Best in Memory Care Services

Your Guide to Understanding the Best in Memory Care Services

“With an increasing number of older American’s and their families being touched by Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia today, many adult children are looking for solutions in the form of information, resources and memory care services,” says Amanda KingExecutive Director at Clarity Pointe™ Jacksonville, the beautiful new Memory Care Assisted Living community in Jacksonville, FL.

Alzheimer’s Caregiver Tips: What to Look for in a Memory Care Assisted Living Community

Tips for Having a Healthy and Successful Visit

How to Have a Healthy and Successful Visit with Your Loved One in Memory Care

11 Expert Memory Care Tips on Dementia and Sleep

Dementia and Sleep: What Memory Loss Caregivers Need to Know

Dementia and Sleep

According to medical professionals, sleep is a vital human function that is essential for restoring our physical, emotional and cognitive health and maintaining our overall well-being. Sadly, memory care experts say that Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia frequently rob individuals of their normal sleep behaviors. This, in turn, has a disruptive ripple effect on the amount and quality of sleep their caregivers receive.

Tips for Recognizing and Coping with Caregiver Stress

Your Guide to Recognizing and Coping with Caregiver Stress

Recognizing and Coping with Caregiver Stress

As any experienced caregiver can tell you, taking care of a love one with Alzheimer’s disease or other form of dementia can be extremely difficult. And because it is a progressive disorder, the challenges will only grow over time.

Your loved one will require increasing amounts of care and you will have to provide increasing amounts of time and support. For many at-home caregivers today, the growing demands on their time, attention and energy can result in increased levels of stress that can be very unhealthy and potentially dangerous.

Expert Tips on Managing Challenging Behaviors in Memory Care

9 Tips for Managing Challenging Behaviors in Your Loved One with Memory Loss

While certainly no fault of their own, loved ones living with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia frequently demonstrate behaviors that can be very distressing and challenging for their caregivers.

According to the Alzheimer’s Association, the primary reason for their unsettling behavior is the progressive deterioration of brain cells. However, other factors, such as pain, can also cause troublesome symptoms or make them worse.

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