It’s estimated that more than 37 million Americans have diabetes, and are responsible for managing high blood pressure and the other symptoms that come with the condition. If not properly managed, diabetes can lead to more severe complications and harm your overall health, including cognitive issues like memory loss. If the challenges of managing diabetes […]
10 Tips for Communicating with a Person with Dementia
Aging and transitioning into a new lifestyle can be a challenging process. The presence of dementia can add to that challenge. Finding the right community for your loved one is essential to ensuring they have a high quality of life. Let’s look at how dementia can affect your loved one, including 10 tips for communicating […]
Can Someone with Dementia Live in Assisted Living?
When helping a loved one with dementia make the move into a senior living community, you want to be sure you’re finding the place that’s just right for them. They may not be able to remain in their home on their own, but you don’t want them to feel locked away someplace cold and clinical. […]
How to Communicate with People with Alzheimer’s & Dementia
Communication is an integral part of our lives and is more than just talking and listening. It allows us to exchange information, share knowledge, and develop relationships with the people around us. Because communication is such a vital part of our lives, especially in our relationships, it can be difficult for everyone when a loved […]