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Combating Anosognosia in a Person with Dementia

“How could you possibly say that I have dementia? There’s not a single thing wrong with me!” If an older loved one with dementia voices sentiments like this, you may be thinking to yourself that the senior is simply in denial and not willing to admit such a difficult diagnosis.

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Tips for Caring for Someone with Alzheimer’s During COVID-19

Caring for someone with Alzheimer’s is often difficult under the best of scenarios; mix in a global pandemic, one which calls for social distancing, masks, and thorough sterilization of both ourselves and our environment, and the challenge might appear insurmountable. Complete Care at Home recommends the following tactics to help reduce

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Top COVID-19 Resources for Family Caregivers and Seniors

Knowing the best place to turn for the current and most dependable info on COVID-19, specifically as it relates to the elderly and people who provide caregiving assistance for them, is important – and can be confusing. Because there are many sources and different viewpoints on this serious situation, we

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Exercise for Arthritis – New Guidelines for Seniors

Everyone needs to exercise and stay as active as possible, and seniors are no exception. But for those challenged by the difficulties of arthritis, the pain can create an obstacle when trying to maintain a healthy level of physical activity. Thankfully, the latest recommendations cut back on the level of

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Depression and Caregiving: Take Steps to Break the Cycle

Complete Care At Home, the Summerland senior care experts, understands that it’s an incredible honor to care for family we love. Family caregivers encounter a closeness and connection with those in their care that usually far outweighs the down sides. Yet unfortunately there are difficulties. A perpetual to-do list to

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