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Don't dwell on the disease. 5 Lessons in Double Duty Caregiving - A Saint Elizabeth nurse shares her story of caring for her mother with dementia.

November is Nat'l Alzheimer’s Awareness & Nat'l Family Caregivers Month. Every week we will post a poem by Frances H. Kakugawa, author of MOSAIC MOON and WORDSWORTH DANCES THE WALTZ, books aimed at helping caregivers & families cope with the stress of caring for a loved one suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. All of Frances’ books are 35% off at www.bookshawaii.net through the end of November. Use coupon code ALZCARE12 during checkout. #alzheimers #caregiving #alzheimerscaregivers

November is Nat'l Alzheimer’s Awareness & Nat'l Family Caregivers Month. Every week we will post a poem by Frances H. Kakugawa, author of MOSAIC MOON and WORDSWORTH DANCES THE WALTZ, books aimed at helping caregivers & families cope with the stress of caring for a loved one suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. All of Frances’ books are 35% off at www.bookshawaii.net through the end of November. Use coupon code ALZCARE12 during checkout. #alzheimers #caregiving #alzheimerscaregivers

"We are the caregivers, but wait, there is more.   So please, hear us out before closing the door."   --excerpt from 'We Are Not a Machine,' 1999, Jerry Ham    What do you need to get off your chest today?     Unburden yourself and find support from other caregivers at: http://www.agingcare.com/Caregiver-Forum

"We are the caregivers, but wait, there is more. So please, hear us out before closing the door." --excerpt from 'We Are Not a Machine,' Jerry Ham. Maybe a hug too

Dementia is a common term used to define a decline in mental ability that is harsh enough to hinder one’s daily life. It affects 47.5 million people.

Did you know that not all dementia is Alzheimer's dementia? There are many types of dementia with different symptoms, causes and prognosis. This inforgraphic sums it up.

To celebrate National Safe at Home Week, Griswold Home Care has developed a visual snapshot of the common, yet serious safety issues that impact people with Alzheimer’s Disease and their families / professional caregivers. #alzheimers #tgen www.mindcrowd.org

To celebrate National Safe at Home Week, Griswold Home Care has developed a visual snapshot of the common, yet serious safety issues that impact people with Alzheimer’s Disease and their families / professional caregivers.

Quote: “Suffering is always hard to quantify – especially when the pain is caused by as cruel a disease as Alzheimer’s. Most illnesses attack the body; Alzheimer’s destroys the mind – and in the process, annihilates the very self.” - Jeffrey Kluger

Quote: “Suffering is always hard to quantify – especially when the pain is caused by as cruel a disease as Alzheimer’s. Most illnesses attack the body; Alzheimer’s destroys the mind – and in the process, annihilates the very self.

On average, people age 65 and over survive four to eight years after Alzheimer’s diagnosis. However, some live for as many as 20 years.

Caregivers and family members should know what to expect with each Alzheimer's disease stage. Read more about the evolution of Alzheimer's.

A caregiver's list can seem endless #alzheimers #tgen #mindcrowd www.mindcrowd.org

Sometimes, when caring for an elderly relative, it can be hard to know what to do for the best. If you are a caregiver, you are generally and solely responsible

Caregiver Tip #27: Laugh Through Your Tears #alzheimerscaregivers

Caregiver Tip #27: Laugh Through Your Tears #alzheimerscaregivers

Alzheimer's. Knowing takes away fear. Talk.  Share.  Breathe. #alzheimers #tgen #mindcrowd www.mindcrowd.org

Alzheimer's disease is not a normal part of aging. Certain lifestyle changes may help to reduce the risk and the occurrence of Alzheimer's Disease.

Some things simply shouldn't be said.       11 Things You Should Never Say To a Caregiver.

11 Things You Should Never Say To a Caregiver

Caregiving coach Cindy Laverty shares 11 things you shouldn't say to someone who is a caregiver.

I take Mama for the rides! We put the top down on my Mustang and go (as she says) "be-boppin' down the boulevard!"

I am the one who has taken her on a few joy rides, and I will continue to do so! What's our next adventure Nan?

#Alzheimer's Infographic Learn more www.nkclinic.gr https://www.facebook.com/pages/NK-Clinic/110499602379675 #alzheimerscare

#Alzheimer's Infographic Learn more www.nkclinic.gr https://www.facebook.com/pages/NK-Clinic/110499602379675 #alzheimerscare

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