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Key Differences Between Dementia and Alzheimer's

Key Differences Between Dementia and Alzheimer’s

By | Alzheimer's Care, Dementia Care, Elder Care, senior care

  It’s common for people to think that dementia and Alzheimer’s are just two different names for the same condition, and, in fact, the two words are often used interchangeably. However, the terms dementia and Alzheimer’s actually have two different and distinct meanings. Here are some pointers to help you differentiate between the two and…

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The Benefits of Stretching Exercises for Seniors and Elderly Adults

Elderly Stretching Exercises Benefits Health in Numerous Ways

By | Elder Care, senior care

  Elderly Stretching Exercises should be simple and easy to do, while also providing numerous health benefits for individuals that are working out. Consider the following about stretching before beginning your own fitness regimen. Benefits of Stretching for Seniors The benefits of stretching are many; integrate simple stretches into your everyday life for serious health…

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Make Your Home Safer for a Loved One with Dementia

How to Make Your Home Safer for a Loved One with Dementia

By | Dementia Care, Elder Care, senior care

Does someone you love suffer from dementia? Living with dementia presents risks and hazards that can compromise autonomy over time. Before looking at assisted living or residential care, consider ways to make the home safer for dementia; these simple modifications could preserve independence and foster well-being without leaving the home. Make your home a safer place…

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8 Treatable Issues that Mimic Dementia or Alzheimer's Disease

8 Treatable Issues that Mimic Dementia or Alzheimer’s Disease

By | Alzheimer's Care, Elder Care, General Health, senior care

If someone that you love or care for is exhibiting symptoms of dementia or Alzheimer’s Disease, rule out an underlying cause or condition. Dementia covers a wide span of behaviors that could also be explained by causes unrelated to Alzheimer’s Disease, and that can be treated with a positive prognosis. Eight very treatable conditions that…

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