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Authored by CEO, Andria P. Harris, our blog is also a very important way of letting you know how we feel about what we do. For more dialogue on living with Dementia and Alzheimer's, be sure to follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

What is Sun-Downing?

Sundowning is a symptom of many neurological dieses, including Alzheimer’s.

It manifests itself through confusion, restlessness, increase fear and hallucination.

As the caregiver, what should you do when this occur?

Firstly, make patient/client’s safety your priority.

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One of the most important aspect of exhorting a great quality of life is to make sure that your client or patient have healthy gums, teeth, and tongue. Prevention is consistent oral care!

Some oral problems are bad breath, plaque buildup, or gum diseases.

A clean and happy mouth will sustain th...

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Hands and feet are also known as the Upper and lower extremities.

These parts of the body are as important as the brain, in my opinion!

As age manifest itself on the human body, immediate care becomes a priority.

Suggested Care

Some important function of the feet is mobility, having the abil...

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If you PANIC first, then you are in the WRONG field! (Active Caregiver)

Safety at home is one of the most important concern in every aspect of senior care.

Today many in the senior community, desire to remain at home as they get older.

They do so because, being in the comfort of their own hom...

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Urinary Tract Infection

One of the most common problem faced by members of the senior community is Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)

It must be the intention of caregivers of all stripe to be on the lookout for the tell tale signs of this infection. “The vast majority of urinary tract infections...

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 What is Incontinence?


INCONTINENCE is the lack of voluntary control over urination (Dictionary)….the lack of self restraint of the bladder!

Run, Run, Run!! To the bathroom…….!

No! many senior cannot get to the bathroom in a hurry!

And many cannot get help in time, so gooooooo!

The onl...

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What To Do??

 

Knee functions to….

Sit up, Bend it, Sit down, Kick it and Walk it…

You Run it, Bow it, and Kneel it, or even swing your legs back and forth

The knee joint is the largest joint in the body. It is quite durable, and will sustain you, as long as you take care of it. It is know...

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Part One

 

Private Home Care, Why?

 

Private home care is ideal for aging at home.

Aging at home is ideal for elders who wish to remain in place, this way their home care choices may be made based only on their personal and private wishes. Not everyone desires the community based care, th...

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How?

 

Drink it from a glass, drink it from a cup, drink it from a bowl or even from a plate!

Drink it as juices, drink it as punches or even bundles of blended veggies.

Drink it as soups, drink it in deserts, drink it as shakes or crushed up fruits and berries

Drink it as simple, so very ...

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