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Strange Changes: Could My Loved One Have Dementia?

There are enough (bad) jokes about older people for most of us to know that aging brings about a range of health issues. If we look at the population in the United States, record numbers are overweight or obese, have high blood pressure, high cholesterol, and are prediabetic or diabetic. All of these conditions cause […]

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Diagnosis Dementia: Five Ways to Help Your Loved One Cope With Their Condition

Whenever a loved one is diagnosed with dementia, we usually feel shocked and helpless at first. We might also feel like we are the only person in the world who has had to deal with that particular disease. Nothing could be further from the truth. Thanks to the internet, charities and support groups, there are […]

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Dementia: The Three Stages and What to Expect

Researchers who have been studying dementia have found that it tends to progress in three stages. These stages are early, middle and late-stage dementia. It is important to know what is typical at each stage so caregivers will know what to expect and be prepared to meet the most urgent needs of their loved one […]

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