Facts and Figures on Dementia

Difficult People and Dementia

Difficult People and Dementia

When I hear the statistics about older adults living with dementia, I immediately dismiss them because I believe they are just too low. I know there are many people living with dementia that were never diagnosed and so they have never been counted. I understand why families choose not to pursue testing. However, I also […]

Lying to the ones we love.

Lying to the ones we love.

I finally learned that my honesty was hurting my Mother with Dementia. Here are two things every family caregiver should know.

Knowing the type of Dementia Helps Everyone

Knowing the type of Dementia Helps Everyone

Changes in mood, thinking, and memory should be discussed with your primary care physician and diagnosed. It can benefit the individual as well as the care partners.

Brush away Alzheimer’s?

Brush away Alzheimer’s?

Could faithful dental hygiene be one way to prevent Alzheimer’s?

44 Million Unpaid American Caregivers

44 Million Unpaid American Caregivers

The stories are heartbreaking — Caregiving ain’t for sissies!

Cognitive Life Expectancy and Women

Cognitive Life Expectancy and Women

Failing to plan means planning to fail.

DealingwithDementia Named a Top Alzheimer’s Blog for 2018

DealingwithDementia Named a Top Alzheimer’s Blog for 2018

For the third year in a row, Healthline recogized DealingwithDementia as a top Alzheimer’s blog.