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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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Caring for a loved one at home?
Here are some helpful tips…..Handling Emergencies.

ALWAYS CPR and FIRST AID CERTIFIED (a necessity!)

Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)


(TIA) is a brief episode during which parts of the brain do not receive enough blood.

Patient exhibits stroke like symptoms….

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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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Total and comprehensive care is always a valuable aspect of healing. 

 

Having the experience of this procedure can disrupt the emotional status of the patient’s state of mind, as well as the physical aspect.

 

In order to have the knee joint heal properly. The patient have to get on th...

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Maintaining a Balanced Diet

Crafting a well balanced meal may be challenging , especially when you are catering for your elders. Challenging because you will have to take their diet into consideration.

It is absolutely important that you abide by their physician’s order, and if you are not sur...

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