Dementia Care and the Holidays: How I Helped My Loved One Enjoy the Holiday Season

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Long-term caregiver, Betty De Filippis, gives her tips regarding her experiences with her mother-in-law, Joan, who was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease in 2013. As the disease progressed through four years of caregiving, Betty learned many different techniques that aided —

Sundowning: How you can help your loved one

Sundowning: How you can help your loved one - Sunbeam in the fall trees

Behavior “Sundowning” or Sundowners Syndrome, is a term used to describe a state of confusion and anxiety which typically occurs during the early morning, late afternoon, or early evening when daylight and darkness are transitioning. Individuals may show any variety