Health and Aging

Caregiving

Caring for a Person with Alzheimer's Disease

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Get Alzheimer's caregiving information and advice in this comprehensive, easy-to-read guide. Learn caregiving tips, safety information, common medical problems, and how to care for yourself. 

2017 Alzheimer's and Dementia Webinars for Professionals

Get up to speed on the latest in Alzheimer’s and dementia, and learn what you need to know to inform, educate, and empower community members, people with dementia, and family caregivers.

Presented by the National Institute on Aging (NIA/NIH), the Administration for Community Living (ACL), and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).

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Category E. Care and Caregiver Support

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Research shows effective ways to support family and other caregivers of people with Alzheimer’s & other dementias by relieving stress, improving sleep, and more.

¿Ahora qué? Pasos a seguir después de ser diagnosticado con la enfermedad de Alzheimer

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¿Ha sido diagnosticado con la enfermedad de Alzheimer o la demencia? Encuentre información sobre el cuidado de la salud, la seguridad en el hogar, el trabajo, el ejercicio, y mucho más. Obtenga la ayuda que necesite.

Now What? Next Steps After a Diagnosis of Alzheimer’s Disease

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Have you been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s or dementia? Find information about health care, home safety, work, exercise, and more. Get the help you need.

Category E. Care and Caregiver Support

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Research helps improve quality of life for family and other caregivers of people with Alzheimer’s. They can get support and cope with troubling behavior.

End-of-Life Care

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Read about end-of-life care for a family member with Alzheimer’s disease. Palliative care and hospice services can provide comfort in an emotional time.

Money Problems

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Money problems may be an early sign of Alzheimer’s disease. Learn the warning signs and what a family member can do to help prevent financial abuse.

Caring for Yourself

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Caring for someone with Alzheimer’s? Learn how to get help from family, friends, and others. Care for your own physical, mental, and spiritual health.

 

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