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Rory Cowan Nov 12
Thank you all for all the lovely messages you sent me since my mother died last week. I really appreciate them. I read them all and I’m very touched by your kindness to me and my family.
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Ensign Care Nov 12
The Dementia Dog Project are searching for a home for Hope, a labrador who has been specially trained to support people living with . Find out more here:
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Me fa specie 7m
At the Istituto Superiore di Sanità for the meeting of the Memory Clinics to talk about intrinsic capacity
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CarePage Nov 13
People with dementia often remain interested in sex. "Feelings are very important and remain, even when memory of people and objects may fail. People with dementia still want to express and enjoy their sexuality,” says Rhonda Nay.
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the DAWN Method Nov 10
Someone who is experiencing will make the caregiver’s life harder unless they are given the sense of being valued. For any of us to have a sense of well-being, we need to feel that we are respected and are contributing something of value to the people in our lives.
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Tracy Gough Nov 11
You are only ‘human’, when looking after someone with ! Don’t be too hard on yourself, if you find yourself frustrated or stressed out. When a situation gets too much leave the room and take some deep breathes to calm down or write down any negative emotions.
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Dr Sally🌈🍷 Nov 13
Does anyone else think that has one of the many variants of ?
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Market Street Viera 13h
Advice: During family get-togethers, make sure that there is a quiet area or room that your loved one with can use if they become overwhelmed!
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Arts on Prescription Nov 12
“..social prescribing up the political agenda... Director of Policy, Campaigns & Partnerships , warned that social prescribing was not in itself a solution for addressing the growing prevalence of .”
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Sophie Edwards Nov 12
I’ve said it once and I’ll say it again. And again. Pain is under-reported and undertreated in . Pain can worsen cognition and behaviour (In all of us tbh)
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DementiaServices SJH Nov 12
Just 3 days to go! Don't miss out on your ticket for our conference on the arts & 'One Thursday at the Gallery' on Nov 15 in the National Gallery of Ireland. A fantastic line up of speakers and interactive workshops. Tickets
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Dementia Consultant 3h
Puppetry:  I've just come across this as an activity.  So much scope for active and passive participation and use for expression of emotions.
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Dementia Consultant 4h
Young Onset Dementia:  Another group where people might not fit stereotypes of and so have very different needs.  Reminiscence, for instance,  might be more disco than dance hall.
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Ian Kremer 14h
Please re-Tweet if you agree: We can’t end just yet, but we can .
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Careio 4h
Memory loss is a warning sign of dementia in elderly people. Patient suffering from dementia not only requires medical treatment but emotional support from family members is as important. Get it treated before it's too late.
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Molly Colvin, PhD Nov 13
Nearly half of Americans over 65 live in a home with a gun. Millions will develop dementia. Many states have laws requiring DMV notification when cognitive impairment is suspected. But there are no analogous mechanisms to retire guns.
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Market Street Palm Coast 18h
Fact: Alzheimer's disease begins to damage the brain years before the first symptoms are noticed!
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Ready 2 Serve Home Healthcare LLC 18h
Quality sleep can help a person prevent the onset of dementia. By making sure the brain is well rested, their mental decline can be prevented or at least delayed. So be sure to sleep and wake up at the right time.
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Market Street Palm Coast Nov 13
Advice: If your loved one with is behaving aggressively, leave the room and let them calm down on their own. No one should have to endure abuse!
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Al-TeamBeach Nov 13
Today I'm in Cafe des Artes keeping hydrated. Although I think it's a good excuse for M&K to enjoy a masala chai! x
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