Caregiving

Caregiving

Caregiving

Caregiving

Suddenly, unexpectedly, they’re caregivers

Eleven years ago, at the age of 56, Leo Glaude had a stroke. It happened at work. His coworkers found him outside leaning against...

King: Legislation could help ease caregiving burden

The burdens put upon families dealing with an aging and/or ailing family member is something U.S. Sen. Angus King knows personally – both his...

Memory Cafes

Memory Cafes, according to MemoryWorks’ website (www.memoryworks.org), are quite simply gathering places for persons with Alzheimer’s or a related dementia – places people “can...

Care communities rise to challenges

More than 5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease, according to the 2014 Alzheimer’s Association “Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figures” report. About...

10 warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease

1. Memory loss that disrupts daily life. Memory loss is one of the most common signs of Alzheimer’s. This is especially so if men...

Memories of a stolen mind

By Susan Gallagher The beast that stole my mother had no dripping fangs. It had no matted fur, no raking claws. This beast was...

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