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Alzheimer's Caregiving

Caring for a person with Alzheimer’s disease can make you feel good because you are providing love and comfort. But it can also have high physical, emotional, and financial costs. Caregivers can cope by learning about Alzheimer's, building a support network, and using respite care. Learn how to respond to changes in communication and behavior, provide everyday care, and get help when needed.

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Tips for Coping with Sundowning

Get tips for coping with sundowning—restlessness or agitation in the late afternoon and early evening in a person with Alzheimer's.
Woman with Alzheimer's experiencing sundowning

Home Safety and Alzheimer's Disease

Get home safety tips for a person with Alzheimer's or a related dementia. Learn about home safety products, potential dangers, injury and fall prevention, and more.
Shower chair and bathroom grab bars

Healthy Eating and Alzheimer's Disease

Healthy foods like fruit and vegetables can help people with Alzheimer's dementia. Get tips to maintain health and weight and keep a cooking routine.
bag of healthy groceries