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Have you ever had this experience? You just get your parent safely home and then they go back to the hospital again the next week. Successful planning for recovery is difficult but these ideas can help.


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Have you ever brought an elderly parent back home from a hospital visit?
Have you ever then been devastated that they had to go back in the hospital again the next week. So many patients do. Here is a way to plan for a successful return from a hospital stay so it might never happen again for your family.


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17 days and counting ~ We need your help!

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Do you know your Vitamin D level?

When we think of Vitamin D, we think of bones and not necessarily brain health. Here lies some fascinating information from JAMA by way of alzheimersreadingroom.com that explains the link between Vitamin D and cognitive decline

It's so important to eat well and get some natural sunlight to keep Vitamin D levels in a healthy range. The elderly are particularly susceptible to low levels.

#vitaminD   #dementia   #elderly  

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A good diet is so important to a healthy brain

A study was done by the University of Puebla showing a poor diet can increase the risk factors for Alzheimer's and Parkinson's.

#brainhealth   #alzheimers   #elderly  

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I love these tips ~ simple and straightforward...Thank you!!
10 Things a Person Living with Dementia Would Tell You If They Could
Here are ten communications tips that can help Alzheimer's caregivers improve their daily life.

Read the tips*  -  http://goo.gl/mNqT3P

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A wonderful reminder for all of us

Thanks to +Bob DeMarco for posting this reminder that it is not always a hopeless situation

A lovely article that speaks to how changing our view point opens us up to some wonderful opportunities with our loved one.

#alzheimers   #dementia   #attitude  

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We need your help meeting our goal!
Check out our home page for the Triangle Walk at Koka Booth in Cary on October 3, 2015 

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This is an eye opener

Thank you +LisaMarieCerasoli  for sharing such a powerful video

A heart wrenching video that offers a glimpse into loving someone with Alzheimer's Disease.  I'm left speechless....watch it and you'll see what I mean.

#alzheimers   #dementia   #caregivers  

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Make Your Memory Bank - Store The Best so you Never Forget

Use your time to remember the past in rich ways
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