People with Dementia can have difficulty remembering, thinking clearly, communicating and taking care of themselves. Dementia like any brain disorder can cause mood swings and changes in personality and behavior that can damage relationships and cause frustration for the one suffering from the illness and those who care for them. This post will include tips for how to care for yourself and ease the stress of unpaid care giving.
According to the Alzheimer’s Association, more than 16 million Americans provide unpaid care for people with Alzheimer’s or other forms of Dementia. If you are one of these unpaid caregivers you know how difficult this job can be. Here are some ways you may be able to make the job easier for yourself.
Below are some resources for providing at home care
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