Making your home dementia friendly

Making your home dementia friendly

Introduction If you have dementia, living at home gives you more independence and also means you can continue to enjoy your own familiar environment. The right home environment can help you to stay safe, physically active and also provide prompts to keep you mentally...
Early Warning Signs of Dementia & Alzheimer’s

Early Warning Signs of Dementia & Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s is rare, but there are warning signs that can help you distinguish between true symptoms of dementia and non-serious senior moments. The Alzheimer’s Association publishes a widely accepted list of ten: Warning Sign #1 – Memory loss that disrupts from daily...
Activities for Alzheimer’s and Dementia Patients

Activities for Alzheimer’s and Dementia Patients

Keeping busy stimulates the brains of elderly people with dementia while boosting a sense of usefulness and accomplishment. But they lose the ability to select satisfying activities and follow through on them — so you need to initiate things to do for the person...
How to keep your mind sharp as you age!

How to keep your mind sharp as you age!

We all walk into a room from time to time and forget why we’re there. Every one of us has occasionally forgotten the day of the week or missed an appointment because we completely forgot about it. But when does simple forgetfulness become something to be concerned...