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Participating in Alzheimer's Research: For Yourself and Future Generations

Learn about volunteering for Alzheimer's research and why it matters. Read about benefits and risks, questions to ask, safety, and finding trials.

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Keywords: Alzheimer's Disease, Research, Clinical Trials, Clinical Studies

What Happens Next?

Read firsthand views about being diagnosed with dementia, what to expect, how to talk with others about the disease, and more. Also find out about helpful organizations, support groups and services, and ways to get involved in research that may help others in the future.

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Keywords: Alzheimer's Disease, Caregiving

Hallucinations, Delusions, and Paranoia: Alzheimer's Caregiving Tips

Learn how to react and keep things calm when a person with Alzheimer’s experiences hallucinations, delusions, or paranoia. This tip sheet is available as a PDF and an eBook. You can also find information about hallucinations, delusions, and paranoia in Caring for a Person with Alzheimer’s Disease: Your Easy-to-Use Guide from the National Institute on Aging.

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Keywords: Alzheimer's Disease, Caregiving

Hospitalization Happens: A Guide to Hospital Visits for Individuals with Memory Loss

Lower the stress of emergency (ER) visits and scheduled hospital medical care or surgery. Get planning tips to help family with dementia/memory loss.

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Keywords: Alzheimer's Disease, Hospitalization, Caregiving

Coping with Agitation and Aggression: Alzheimer's Caregiving Tips

Understand the possible causes of Alzheimer’s-related agitation and aggression, and learn how to respond to troubling behavior. This tip sheet is available as a PDF and an eBook. You can also find information about coping with agitation and aggression in Caring for a Person with Alzheimer’s Disease: Your Easy-to-Use Guide from the National Institute on Aging.

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Keywords: Alzheimer's Disease, Caregiving

Exercise and Physical Activity: Alzheimer's Caregiving Tips

Get tips for starting a simple, safe exercise program at home. This tip sheet is available as a PDF and an eBook. You can also find information about exercise and physical activity in Caring for a Person with Alzheimer’s Disease: Your Easy-to-Use Guide from the National Institute on Aging.

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Keywords: Alzheimer's Disease, Caregiving, Exercise

Long-Distance Caregiving—A Family Affair

Discover how teamwork can help you be a long-distance caregiver for an aging family member, including tips on splitting caregiving responsibilities.


Keywords: Caregiving, Financial Planning, Long-Term Care

Rummaging and Hiding Things: Alzheimer's Caregiving Tips

Take steps to protect belongings while letting a person with Alzheimer’s rummage through drawers and other storage areas. This tip sheet is available as a PDF and an eBook. You can also find information about rummaging in Caring for a Person with Alzheimer’s Disease: Your Easy-to-Use Guide from the National Institute on Aging.

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Keywords: Alzheimer's Disease, Caregiving

Long-Distance Caregiving—Getting Started

Find tips to be a long-distance caregiver, including how to get started, stay connected, find local resources, and more.


Keywords: Caregiving, Financial Planning, Long-Term Care

Wandering: Alzheimer's Caregiving Tips

Learn how to make changes at home to discourage wandering. This tip sheet is available as a PDF and an eBook. You can also find information about wandering in Caring for a Person with Alzheimer’s Disease: Your Easy-to-Use Guide from the National Institute on Aging.  

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Keywords: Alzheimer's Disease, Caregiving

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