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Dementia Care The Cumulative Acts We Perform Each Day Make the Difference

Dementia Care The Cumulative Acts We Perform Each Day Make the Difference | Bob DeMarco | Scoop.it
Dementia care is the art of nurturing, and caring for, a person living with dementia.

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Should you correct someone living with dementia?

Should you correct someone living with dementia? | Bob DeMarco | Scoop.it

If you constantly correct, or berate someone with dementia what is going to happen? It is likely that they will become very negative. They might become hard to deal with or worse. One thing is certain, you will add to their confusion. And, you will harm their concept of self. Self esteem.


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What's the Difference Between Alzheimer's and Dementia

What's the Difference Between Alzheimer's and Dementia | Bob DeMarco | Scoop.it
The Alzheimers Reading Room operates for the benefit of society. Our mission is to Educate and Empower caregivers, families, and the entire Alzheimers and dementia community.
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10 Commandments of Alzheimer's Caregiving

10 Commandments of Alzheimer's Caregiving | Bob DeMarco | Scoop.it
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Alzheimer's Care Homeward Bound

Alzheimer's Care Homeward Bound | Bob DeMarco | Scoop.it
When we work with people who have Alzheimer’s we recognize that there may be confusion about time and place, but the emotions, the feelings are real. Wanting to go home again, to go back to a place in time when life was not so difficult is a perfectly understandable human emotion.


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We’re really good at forgetting all the terrible things we’ve done

We’re really good at forgetting all the terrible things we’ve done | Bob DeMarco | Scoop.it
What we do to deal with all the lies we tell
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When should I start thinking about hospice care? | Alzheimer's Front Row

When should I start thinking about hospice care? | Alzheimer's Front Row | Bob DeMarco | Scoop.it
Last year, 1.65 million people received hospice care, up from just more than 1 million in 2004, according to the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization.
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Can a Short Jog Lead to a Longer Life?

Can a Short Jog Lead to a Longer Life? | Bob DeMarco | Scoop.it
Observational study favors moderation all around for speed, duration, and frequency.
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4 Lessons I Learned as an Alzheimer's Caregiver

4 Lessons I Learned as an Alzheimer's Caregiver | Bob DeMarco | Scoop.it
I learned that people living with Alzheimer's or a related dementia are not the enemy, they are our loved one's.
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Alzheimer's Robbed Us of Our Ability to Communicate

Alzheimer's Robbed Us of Our Ability to Communicate | Bob DeMarco | Scoop.it
We help Alzheimers and dementia caregivers live a better life. The Alzheimers Reading Room operates for the benefit of society.
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Alzheimer's Care, I Had to Remind Myself My Mom Was Deeply Forgetful

Alzheimer's Care, I Had to Remind Myself My Mom Was Deeply Forgetful | Bob DeMarco | Scoop.it
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Does Anesthesia Cause Dementia or Memory Loss in the Elderly?

Does Anesthesia Cause Dementia or Memory Loss in the Elderly? | Bob DeMarco | Scoop.it

Does anesthesia increase the odds of developing dementia later in life? Does anesthesia hasten memory loss in persons already living with Alzheimer's and dementia?


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Alzheimer's Reading Room

Alzheimer's Reading Room | Bob DeMarco | Scoop.it

If people understood this one simple fact it might help change the way they think about and view a person living with Alzheimer's.


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Alzheimer's Care I rejected the idea that the situation was hopeless

Alzheimer's Care I rejected the idea that the situation was hopeless | Bob DeMarco | Scoop.it
The Alzheimers Reading Room operates for the benefit of society. Our mission is to Educate and Empower caregivers, families, and the entire dementia community.
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Alzheimer's Reading Room

Alzheimer's Reading Room | Bob DeMarco | Scoop.it
In the Alzheimer's Reading Room we provide the answers to the most difficult problems and issues faced in Alzheimer's and dementia care.
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How Google's New Wireless Service Will Change the Internet | WIRED

How Google's New Wireless Service Will Change the Internet | WIRED | Bob DeMarco | Scoop.it
Google says its new wireless service will operate on a small scale, providing a new way for relatively few people make calls, trade texts, and access the good old internet via their smartphones. But the implications are enormous.
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Medical tourism isn't always a fair deal for developing countries

Medical tourism isn't always a fair deal for developing countries | Bob DeMarco | Scoop.it
It's often said the medical tourism can help support public health systems in developing countries. But that often isn't the case.
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We Should Be Teaching Our Students Like Yoda Taught Luke | WIRED

We Should Be Teaching Our Students Like Yoda Taught Luke | WIRED | Bob DeMarco | Scoop.it
In George Lucas’ classic The Empire Strikes Back, Yoda patiently tutors, challenges and imparts his wisdom to Luke Skywalker deep in the Dagobah swamps, sometimes while perched on the shoulder of his young Jedi-in-training. That scene depicts the Platonic ideal of personalized learning.
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One in Five Children Receive Food Stamps, Census Bureau Reports

One in Five Children Receive Food Stamps, Census Bureau Reports | Bob DeMarco | Scoop.it
The number of children receiving food stamps remains higher than it was before the start of the Great Recession in 2007.
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HEARING LOSS AND DEMENTIA LINKED IN STUDY | Alzheimer's Reading Room

HEARING LOSS AND DEMENTIA LINKED IN STUDY | Alzheimer's Reading Room | Bob DeMarco | Scoop.it
A lot of people ignore hearing loss because it’s such a slow and insidious process as we age
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