Stages of Alzheimer’s
Becky Young
Becky Young
July 16, 2018
It can be helpful for caregivers to learn about the changes throughout the stages of Alzheimer's to understand how the condition is advancing in the brain.

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Memory Training

Can Memory Training Help Alzheimer’s Patients?

Research has found memory interventions can help people with Alzheimer’s retain their cognitive faculties for longer. Consider these memory training tips.
136 found this helpful by Becky Young on June 11, 2018
Alzheimer's Support

How to Support a Couple Dealing With an Alzheimer’s Diagnosis

If you know of someone who is coping with a loved one's Alzheimer's diagnosis, then there are ways to help support them through this time.
8 found this helpful by Becky Young on February 5, 2018
Inspiration for Alzheimer's Caregivers

10 TED Talks Every Senior Caregiver Should Watch

Caring for the elderly can sometimes be challenging. Find inspiration to face these challenges by watching these 10 moving TED Talks.
by Gary Simmons on June 7, 2017
Dementia Hallucinations

Does Dementia Cause Hallucinations?

When someone with Alzheimer's or another form of dementia hallucinates, they may see, hear, smell, taste, or feel something that isn't really there.
81 found this helpful by Becky Young on May 29, 2017
Sundowners Dementia

How to Cope With Sundowning

If you have dementia, your confusion and agitation may get worse late in the afternoon and evening. Here's how to cope with sundowners.
116 found this helpful by Becky Young on May 8, 2017
Activities for Dementia Patients

Sensory Stimulation Activities for People With Alzheimer’s

What comes to mind when you think about activities for dementia patients? Becky shares helpful sensory activities to try for Alzheimer's patients.
167 found this helpful by Becky Young on March 15, 2017
Christmas With Alzheimer's

Coping With Alzheimer’s Over the Holidays

Here are 10 tips on how to support relatives with Alzheimer’s this Christmas, to try and help make sure you all still have a magical time.
by Becky Young on December 13, 2016
Living With Alzheimer's

5 Strategies to Make Living With Alzheimer’s Easier

There are many things you can do to improve your quality of life when living with Alzheimer's and make it possible to enjoy your day-to-day activities.
16 found this helpful by Becky Young on October 31, 2016
Advice From an Alzheimer's Spouse

Advice From an Alzheimer’s Spouse

This is the story of a strong woman whose life was changed forever when her husband developed dementia — but she never left his side.
32 found this helpful by Audrey Throne on September 13, 2016
Will I Get Alzheimer's? Managing Alzheimer's Anxiety

Will I Get Alzheimer’s? Managing Alzheimer’s Anxiety

If you have a loved one with Alzheimer's and are constantly wondering, "Will I get Alzheimer's too?" you must manage the anxiety before it consumes you.
34 found this helpful by Eric Patterson on June 21, 2016
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