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Helping Elderly Patients Who Have Troubles Sleeping

Sleep can be elusive for patients with Dementia, and there are also cases when they sleep too much. Caregivers in the senior home care in Tempe, AZ, have noticed that many of their senior patients with Dementia encounter sleeping disturbances. Depend...

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Suppressing the Symptoms of Sundowning

If you’re someone providing home care for a dementia patient, you may have noticed that confusion, restlessness, and agitation among patients may get worse in the late afternoon and evening. This is what doctors refer to as “Sundowning” or “l...

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Dealing with Behavioral Changes in Dementia Patients

In people with dementia, psychological and behavioral changes are more likely to occur. This is because the illness continues to wreak havoc on their brains. Our specialists providing home care assistance in Arizona suggest that these behaviors becom...

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Creative Arts and Improv Can Help Seniors with Alzheimer’s

While receiving an Alzheimer’s disease diagnosis may not be the funniest thing to happen to anyone, research from Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine and Chicago’s Lookingglass Theatre Company show that patients who know h...

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Make Mealtime Easier for Seniors with Dementia with these Tips

Poor or loss of appetite and pickiness are only some reasons that make mealtimes difficult for our senior loved ones. Add this to a dementia diagnosis, and the challenges increase tenfold. Now their food choices are a matter of preference and somethi...

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Safety Risks When Caring for a Person with Dementia

Dementia symptoms vary from one person to another but they are generally characterized by symptoms such as confusion, disorientation, difficulty in mobility and coordination, and memory loss which can come with various safety risks at home. This is w...

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