A-Z Health Topics Index
Holiday Hints: Alzheimer's Caregiving Tips
Learn how to balance busy holiday activities with everyday care for a person with Alzheimer’s disease.
Home Safety: Alzheimer's Caregiving Tips
Get tips to make a home safer for a person with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia. Lock up poison and medicine and take steps to prevent falling.
Home Safety for People with Alzheimer's Disease
Get home safety tips that help a person with Alzheimer’s disease age in place. Learn what to do about driving, emergencies, and more.
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.
Incontinence: Alzheimer's Caregiving Tips
Learn how to help a person with Alzheimer’s who is incontinent use the bathroom. Incontinence has many causes, including a urinary tract infection.
Lewy Body Dementia: Information for Patients, Families, and Professionals
Learn about Lewy body dementia (Lewy body disease), a brain disorder that affects older adults and causes changes in thinking and movement.
Long-Distance Caregiving: Twenty Questions and Answers
Learn about caring for family and friends who live far from home. Questions about safety, health issues, and moving are answered in this NIA guide.
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.
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.
Managing Medicines: Alzheimer's Caregiving Tips
Get tips to help people with Alzheimer’s take medicine safely. A pillbox and other reminders can reduce confusion. A doctor or pharmacist can help.