Category: Dememtia

Shining a Light on Alzheimer’s Dementia During World Alzheimer’s Month

According to the CDC, Alzheimer’s is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States. This means that there is a very good chance that you or someone you love could eventually face this disease for which there is no cure or effective treatments. In recognition of World Alzheimer’s Month, we are shining a […]

How to Tell Your Kids that Grandma or Grandpa has Dementia

Understanding and coping with a parent or loved one with dementia can be extremely emotional and stressful for adults and even more so for young children. Grandparents hold a very special place in a child’s life, and children understandably can be confused and worried when Grandma or Grandpa start to act strange, especially when there […]

September 1, 2017 Post Comment Dememtia

The Warning Signs of Dementia

My Mom couldn’t find her keys? Could it be dementia? Dad forgot the way home? Could it be dementia? There’s paperwork and bills piling up at my parent’s home? Could it be dementia? Few things seem as scary as when an elderly family member starts to exhibit the early warning signs of dementia, causing you […]