Facts and Figures on Dementia

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.

Caregiving Pulls Prime Age Women from the Workforce

On average, nearly one in four women aged 45 to 64 are unpaid caregivers according to the 2015-16 American Time Use Survey released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Nearly one in seven women 35 to 44 are serving in this role. Apparently, since early 2000 the number of prime age women began to decline after […]