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Caregivers: Ways to Engage Your Loved Ones in Fun Activities

By |2017-05-01T10:52:36-05:00November 25th, 2015|Categories: Activities, Alzheimer's, Caregivers, Exercise and Fitness, Family, Memory Loss, Senior Care|

In addition to the games and craft projects we’ve been discussing, there are many other activities that you can enjoy with your older loved ones. Whether your loved one is dealing with dementia or a physical illness, many of these activities can be adapted to fit their needs and abilities.

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Comfort Food – Grandma’s Cooking

By |2016-11-28T16:47:34-06:00February 15th, 2012|Categories: Memory Loss, Nutrition, Senior Care|

I’m sure we all have favorite dishes our grandmothers’ have cooked for us. Whether it’s cake, pie, or meatloaf and mashed potatoes -- somehow certain foods conjure up memories that last a lifetime.

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Distinguishing Between Alzheimer’s & Dementia

By |2016-11-28T16:47:34-06:00January 17th, 2012|Categories: Memory Loss, Senior Care|

Having several family members that struggle with Alzheimer’s as well as dementia, there’s one question that seems to constantly circulate in my mind which I never quite get an answer to: “What exactly is the difference between Alzheimer’s and dementia?”

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