Managing Medicines For Someone With Alzheimer’s Disease

People with Alzheimer's disease may take medicines to treat the disease itself, mood or behavior changes, and other medical conditions. Some medicines allow people with Alzheimer's disease to be more comfortable and independent for a longer time. Caregivers can ensure…

How to Recognize When an Aging Parent Needs Help

When caring for an aging parent from afar, it can be hard to know when your help is needed. Your parent may not want to worry you or may be embarrassed to admit that he or she cannot handle certain daily activities. You may recognize differences in their behavior. These signs may seem small, but they are crucial for an aging parent’s safety and well-being.

Tips to Help a Person with Alzheimer’s Stay Safe at Home During the Holidays

People with Alzheimer’s disease may not see, smell, hear, and/or remember things as they used to. You can identify and remove potential home hazards to make life safer and easier for them. Consider the following tips to help prevent accidents…