Dealing With The Challenges That Dementia Brings With It

  • April 16, 2020 BY  Anthem Seniors
  • Anthem Senior Sanctuary

Alzheimer’s disease, vascular dementia, Lewy body dementia, or another type of dementia are conditions that bring many challenges in the form of memory loss, disorientation, behavioral symptoms, general confusion, etc. You will most probably be aware of these challenges or may have faced them firsthand if you know someone living with Alzheimer’... Read More

Ways To Address Wandering In Adults With Alzheimer’s Disease And Dementia

  • April 08, 2020 BY  Anthem Seniors
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Wandering or getting lost is a common behavior among people with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia, which no doubt is a dangerous behavior no matter what stage of the disease they are in. Once the individual begins to show signs of wandering behaviors, they are at high risk of wandering away or becoming lost, which increases their risk for s... Read More

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Self-Care Tips For Family Caregivers Of People With Dementia

  • March 11, 2020 BY  Anthem Seniors
  • Anthem Senior Living

If you care for a family member with dementia, neglecting your own health and well being will not do you any good. Dementia care is daunting, and family caregivers of people with dementia can experience distress or depression, often causing their own health to decline. As a caregiver, you need to have the right attitude whether you care for a paren... Read More