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Bob DeMarco
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Bob DeMarco is the Founder and Editor of the Alzheimer's Reading Room. Bob is a recognized Influencer, speaker, and expert in the Alzheimer's and Dementia Community Worldwide.
Bob DeMarco is the Founder and Editor of the Alzheimer's Reading Room. Bob is a recognized Influencer, speaker, and expert in the Alzheimer's and Dementia Community Worldwide.

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Common Types of Dementia and Their Typical Characteristics

Dementia is a an illness that usually occurs slowly over time, and includes a progressive state of deterioration in the brain. Dementia effects memory. language and thinking.


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Common Types of Dementia and Their Typical Characteristics

Dementia is a an illness that usually occurs slowly over time, and includes a progressive state of deterioration in the brain. Dementia effects memory. language and thinking.


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You wake up one day and realize you have fallen into a deep, dark hole. It only gets worse, no matter how hard you try, you can't get out.



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How to Get An Alzheimer's Patient to Take a Bath


Doctors recommend older adults shower or bathe a minimum of twice a week to reduce the chance of infection including urinary tract infection.

Learn More - https://goo.gl/W9P9On

Are you a subscriber to the AlzheimersReadingRoom.com? Why not give it a try, its free? Join 31,000 active readers - http://bit.ly/2dwOiID

#bath #shower #awareness #alzheimers #dementia #how

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How to Get An Alzheimer's Patient to Take a Bath


Doctors recommend older adults shower or bathe a minimum of twice a week to reduce the chance of infection including urinary tract infection.

Learn More - https://goo.gl/W9P9On

Are you a subscriber to the AlzheimersReadingRoom.com? Why not give it a try, its free? Join 31,000 active readers - http://bit.ly/2dwOiID

#bath #shower #awareness #alzheimers #dementia #how

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A Caregiver Must - Lend Your Brain to a Person Living with Dementia

Alzheimer's patients often forget how to do things. For this reason alone - we must lend them our brain.

Are you a subscriber to the AlzheimersReadingRoom.com? Why not give it a try, its free? Join 31,000 active readers - http://bit.ly/2dwOiID

#alzheimersassociation #alzheimers #dementia #alzheimersdementia #caregiving #assistedliving #health #nurses #alzheimersreadingroom #homecare #familycaregiving #alzheimersawareness #endalz #geriatrics #communication #awareness


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A Caregiver Must - Lend Your Brain to a Person Living with Dementia

Alzheimer's patients often forget how to do things. For this reason alone - we must lend them our brain.

Are you a subscriber to the AlzheimersReadingRoom.com? Why not give it a try, its free? Join 31,000 active readers - http://bit.ly/2dwOiID

#alzheimersassociation #alzheimers #dementia #alzheimersdementia #caregiving #assistedliving #health #nurses #alzheimersreadingroom #homecare #familycaregiving #alzheimersawareness #endalz #geriatrics #communication #awareness


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Urinary Tract Infection - Medications

Many Alzheimer's caregivers can tell you "sad" stories about UTIs that went untreated. These stories result in trips to the emergency room, hospitalizations or worse. They lead to heartache, and sometimes heartbreak.

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Repetitive Questions and Learning How to Communicate Effectively with a Person Living with Dementia

One thing that drives Alzheimer's caregivers crazy is repetitive questions and repetitive behavior.

Learn More and Share - https://goo.gl/gr1vwh

#repetitivequestions #askingthesamequestion #repeating #alzheimersdisease #alzheimersreadingroom


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