I finally learned that my honesty was hurting my Mother with Dementia. Here are two things every family caregiver should know.
Small changes you make can mean a lot for you and your loved ones.
3 options if you arrive to find a parent on the floor.
Some options to help your parents if your siblings bail.
I see reports about fraud in the family and am never sure who has the right stats. The National Council of Aging reports one set of metrics, and a recent report from AARP says that 75 percent of the abuse is committed by family, friend, or neighbor. Regardless of the figures, I hope that everyone […]
My parents tried to get ahead of having one of us choose a community to help with their care. The bought into a Life Care Community in 1998. However, they never really wanted to live there. It got comical when they told us they didn’t want to really move in yet because that is where […]
It is tough to know how often you should visit a loved one with dementia. Only you know what is right.