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Changes in Communications Skills: Alzheimer's Caregiving Tips
Get tips on how to improve verbal and nonverbal communication with a person with Alzheimer’s disease.
Changes in Intimacy and Sexuality: Alzheimer's Caregiving Tips
Learn how to cope with changes in a relationship as Alzheimer’s or another dementia progresses. Find out about changes in intimacy, sexuality, and sex.
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.
Daily Activities: Alzheimer's Caregiving Tips
People with Alzheimer’s dementia can stay active. Support them in activities that involve food, music, exercise, dance, gardening, and even cleaning.
Disaster Preparedness: Alzheimer's Caregiving Tips
Be prepared to help a person with Alzheimer’s during natural disasters. Find out what supplies to keep on hand and what to do if you must leave home.
Driving Safety: Alzheimer's Caregiving Tips
Know the danger signs for when a person with Alzheimer’s should limit or stop driving and how to discuss the issue sensitively.
End-of-Life Care: Alzheimer's Caregiving Tips
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.
Exercise and Physical Activity: Alzheimer's Caregiving Tips
Get tips for starting a simple, safe exercise program at home.
Forgetfulness: Knowing When to Ask for Help
Learn the difference between mild forgetfulness and more serious memory loss diseases, such as Alzheimer's, and try these memory improvement tips.
Going Out: Alzheimer's Caregiving Tips
Get tips to help a person with Alzheimer’s dementia be active. Learn about planning trips to restaurants or to a mall, art museum, park, or theater.
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