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The Alzheimer's Reading Room is the publisher of high quality expert information and news for the Alzheimer's and dementia community.
The Alzheimer's Reading Room is the publisher of high quality expert information and news for the Alzheimer's and dementia community.

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Coping with Mirror Anxiety in Dementia Patients
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“In Alzheimer's World the word NO can break you down emotionally. It can cause you to give up. It can turn your thoughts and feelings so negative that you just stop trying.”
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The more confused a person living with dementia becomes the meaner they get. The harder they are to deal with on a daily basis. Much of this has to do with self esteem and boredom. Here are 4 of the best solutions I developed to help caregivers to cope and communicate with an angry, confused dementia patient.
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#alzheimers #dementia #education #caregiving #alzheimersreadingroom #activity
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The more confused a person living with dementia becomes the meaner they get. The harder they are to deal with on a daily basis. Much of this has to do with self esteem and boredom. Here are 4 of the best solutions I developed to help caregivers to cope and communicate with an angry, confused dementia patient.
Learn More - http://bit.ly/2MMXTvQ

#alzheimers #dementia #education #caregiving #alzheimersreadingroom #activity
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Coping with Mirror Anxiety in Dementia Patients
People with dementia move backwards in time, and may no longer recognize their current selves in mirrors (or any reflective surfaces, like inside windows at night-time). by Rita Jablonski
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The more confused a person living with dementia becomes the meaner they get. The harder they are to deal with on a daily basis. Much of this has to do with self esteem and boredom. Here are 4 of the best solutions I developed to help caregivers to cope and communicate with an angry, confused dementia patient.
Learn More - http://bit.ly/2MMXTvQ

#alzheimers #dementia #education #caregiving #alzheimersreadingroom #activity
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Alzheimer's The Day Your Loved One Won't Know You
After an incredible outpouring of emotions the caregiver experiences an immediate sense of relief when they first learn they are not alone. In a series of articles I asked Alzheimer's caregiver a simple question that could be defined this way -- Will person...
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Sexual Behavior Among Adults with Dementia Living at Home
Researchers found that 59 percent of men and 51 percent of women living with dementia are sexually active. More than 40 percent of partnered men and women ages 80 to 91 also reported being sexually active . But the likelihood of partnered sexual activity de...
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Hurricane season is here. Here are 6 of my most important tips for dealing with an dementia patient during a hurricane.
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#hurricane #florence #hurricanehelp #alzheimersreadingroom #alzheimers #dementia #emergency #news #incaseyoumissedit
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Hurricane season is here. Here are 6 of my most important tips for dealing with an dementia patient during a hurricane.
Learn More - http://bit.ly/2CRhr2z

#hurricane #florence #hurricanehelp #alzheimersreadingroom #alzheimers #dementia #emergency #news #incaseyoumissedit
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