Tag Archive | Dementia

Strokes and Dementia

Strokes and Dementia

The link between strokes and dementia

VR Allowing Those with Dementia to Escape It’s Grip … If even only temporarily.

VR Allowing Those with Dementia to Escape It’s Grip … If even only temporarily.

Virtual Reality is Bringing Joy to Those with Dementia

Is it Still Safe for Mom to be Driving?

Is it Still Safe for Mom to be Driving?

When is it the right time to suggest giving up the car keys?

10. Don’t assume because they can’t tell you, that your words or actions don’t hurt their feelings.

10. Don’t assume because they can’t tell you, that your words or actions don’t hurt their feelings.

Treat everyone, even those diagnosed with dementia, as you would like to be treated.

9. Don’t assume they can’t answer for themselves.

9. Don’t assume they can’t answer for themselves.

Give the person with dementia the opportunity to answer questions

7. Don’t remind them of a death of a loved one or pet.

7. Don’t remind them of a death of a loved one or pet.

Does anyone want to be reminded of something unpleasant?

6. Don’t talk about someone with dementia in front of them like they don’t exist.

6. Don’t talk about someone with dementia in front of them like they don’t exist.

You still won’t like someone talking about you like you don’t exist IF you are diagnosed with dementia.