dementia care tips

Dementia Care Tips for Family Members

As a spouse or child of a parent with dementia, it is widely recognized that this condition affects far more than just the person with dementia. Dementia does not have any boundaries when it comes to individuals or family members. While it affects one individual mentally and physically, it tends to reach beyond to family, friends and other caregivers emotionally.… Read more → “Dementia Care Tips for Family Members”

Sundown Syndrome and Alzheimer's Care

Understanding Sundown Syndrome

Sundown Syndrome Information

Sundown Syndrome is a common issue for some seniors living with dementia. In fact, according to Dr. Neil Lava, sundown syndrome affects one out of five people living with Alzheimer’s. And it’s also common among those without Alzheimer’s disease. Sundown Syndrome describes a dramatic change in mood that begins in the late afternoon and early evening. People … Read more → “Understanding Sundown Syndrome”

Signs of Dementia from experienced Senior Caregivers

10 Signs of Dementia to Recognize

As a caregiver, spouse or family member, it’s important to recognize some of the common signs of dementia in aging adults. Dementia is a general term used to describe the decline of a person’s mental ability. It’s not a disease, but an overall term that is used to describe a list of symptoms. While often subtle at first, over time … Read more → “10 Signs of Dementia to Recognize”