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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—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.
Managing Personality and Behavior Changes: Alzheimer's Caregiving Tips
Get tips for coping with personality and behavior changes, such as pacing or feeling sad, that are common in people with Alzheimer’s disease.
Money Problems: Alzheimer's Caregiving Tips
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.
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