Care For Alzheimers Patients

Tender Hearts Cincinnati Home Care Team on January 24th, 2013

Forgetfulness comes with old age, or so everyone believes. So then how is it that an individual can tell what is a normal “senior moment” and what is a more serious sign of Alzheimer’s Disease? 1. Confusion About Time And Place. An individual who becomes disorientated in the middle of a task, activity, or event […]

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Tender Hearts Cincinnati Home Care Team on October 18th, 2009

At a recent support group meeting, a caregiver shared with me how it was that she realized something wasn’t right with her beloved husband. An avid Gamecocks fan, he could no longer remember the statistics he had rattled off to anyone who would listen for the past 20 years. He was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease […]

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Tender Hearts Cincinnati Home Care Team on August 23rd, 2009

As the end of summer approaches, many families make plans to take a vacation to a fun place or just to relax and have a change of scenery. If you are a caregiver of a family member with Alzheimer’s disease then you will have to make appropriate plans based on the stage of the person’s memory […]

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Marc Duroe on August 14th, 2009

Despite all the warnings we have received in recent times regarding limiting our caffeine intake, it still remains the drug of choice among people today. Most Americans, on average, consume three and a half cups of coffee per day. The average number of caffeinated soft drinks such as soda that people consume is thought to […]

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Tender Hearts Cincinnati Home Care Team on April 10th, 2009

The number of U.S. residents with Alzheimer’s disease is increasing annually, putting more pressure on the health care system, according to a report issued on Tuesday by the Alzheimer’s Association,USA Today reports (Brophy Marcus, USA Today, 3/24). The report was based on 2004 data and included average Medicare, Medicaid and private insurance costs per person (Tanner, AP/Austin American-Statesman, 3/24). […]

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Tender Hearts Cincinnati Home Care Team on April 3rd, 2009

We have expanded the Alzheimer’s disease educational services we offer to include topics that are important to caregivers, patients and families suffering from Alzheimer’s disease, dementia or other memory impairments. As the number individuals diagnosed with dementia continue to increase nationwide, there is a greater need to insure that caregivers are well trained to provide […]

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