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Dementia is a loss of brain function that occurs with certain diseases. It affects memory, thinking, language, judgment, and behavior.
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Getting Help From Other Caregivers

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If you're a caregiver, the work can seem endless and the responsibilities overwhelming. You might feel like you're facing it completely alone.
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April: Time To Address Caregiver Stress - Sunrise Senior Living Blog (blog)

April: Time To Address Caregiver Stress - Sunrise Senior Living Blog (blog) | Dementia Care | Scoop.it
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April: Time To Address Caregiver Stress
Sunrise Senior Living Blog (blog)
While everyone suffers from stress every now and then, caregivers are one of the most at-risk groups.
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Stress with caregiving

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Senior Care while at home | Senior Home Care USA

Senior Care while at home | Senior Home Care USA | Dementia Care | Scoop.it
Most seniors just need a little help. If asked their preference is to stay in their own homes.  They feel comfortable and secure in their own environment. When relatives age, ...
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9 Tips for Taking Care of Yourself — The Importance of Caregiver ...

9 Tips for Taking Care of Yourself — The Importance of Caregiver ... | Dementia Care | Scoop.it
Six Simple Rules for a Better Life is a book filled with practical, achievable suggestions for all kinds of ways you can improve your life, along with a game plan for doing so.
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Traveling with elderly parents

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How Do You Travel With Elderly Parents? (5 things you must do when#traveling with #elderly #parents.
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Tips for Taking Care of the Elderly in Your Home

Tips for Taking Care of the Elderly in Your Home | Dementia Care | Scoop.it
Share Taking care of an older person is one of the greatest gifts that you may give in life. Whereas it is the norm for children and grandchildren to take care of the elderly in some cultures, it is not so throughout the world.
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Are you caring for your Aging Parents

Are you caring for your Aging Parents | Dementia Care | Scoop.it

As time passes, your parents will require you to be a big part of the healthcare team.

A plan will help you focus on their care and keep you sane in the process. 

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Preparing For A Future That Includes Aging Parents - NPR

Preparing For A Future That Includes Aging ParentsNPRNearly 10 million adult children are caring for aging parents, according to the MetLife Mature Market Institute.
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Understanding the emotional realm of our elderly parents - by Victoria Rose Perkins - Helium

Understanding the emotional realm of our elderly parents - by Victoria Rose Perkins - Helium | Dementia Care | Scoop.it
Understanding the emotional realm of our elderly parents, becomes easier the older we get.
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Amazon.com: To Weep for a Stranger: Compassion Fatigue in Caregiving eBook: Patricia Smith: Kindle Store

Amazon.com: To Weep for a Stranger: Compassion Fatigue in Caregiving eBook: Patricia Smith: Kindle Store (To Weep for a Stranger: Compassion Fatigue in Caregiving: Compassion fatigue plagues caregivers worldwide.
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