Personality And Behavioral Changes Due To Dementia

Personality and Behavioral Changes Due to Dementia

  • October 30, 2018

Dementia can change a person’s personality and their behavior. They may act very differently than they used to, and say or do things that they would not have normally done. Family and friends may feel very uncomfortable with these changes,…

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Caregiving For A Spouse With Dementia

Caregiving For a Spouse with Dementia

  • September 28, 2018

Caregiving for a loved one with dementia is a difficult, taxing, and stressful job.  When our loved one is also your spouse, many feelings can arise as we “lose” our husband or wife to dementia.  You might be accustomed to…

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How Caregiver Counseling Helps

How Caregiver Counseling Helps

  • September 14, 2018

Are you feeling overwhelmed with the demands of caregiving? Alzheimer’s Family Center (AFC) can help. Thanks to a generous grant from Archstone Foundation, AFC can now offer caregivers help on a more personal level. Caregivers & Depression According to the…

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What Is Sundowning Syndrome?

What is Sundowning Syndrome?

  • September 7, 2018

 What you should know about sundowning syndrome and how it affects patients with Alzheimer's disease or another dementia: Sundowning is a phenomenon that may occur in patients with Alzheimer’s disease, and is often referred to as “late-day confusion.” Sundowning is…

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