Alzheimer’s Disease: What You Need to Know as You Age

June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia and symptoms usually develop slowly and gradually worsen over time. This article from Johns Hopkins outlines the signs, symptoms and stages of the disease. An estimated 5.2 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease (AD), the most common form …

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Caring for Someone With Dementia: 5 Fundamentals

Are you dealing with a diagnosis of dementia or Alzheimer’s in your family? This guide from will help you prepare for the caregiving road ahead and how to get the help you need. Dementia care is daunting, but may not be as challenging as you would expect. Whether you care for a parent or …

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Aging and Disability Care: The Village Movement

Steve Lorberbaum: Okay. Well, good morning everyone. My name is Steve Lorberbaum. I’m the owner of Assisting Hands Home Care Potomac. This is our latest edition of What’s Your Plan, and the goal of what your plan is to meet with industry leaders to find out how we can all better prepare and plan for …

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Book Chat: Being My Mom’s Mom

Loretta Veney discusses her mom, Alzheimer’s, and what the diagnosis meant for her and the family Patricia Dubroff: All right. Let’s talk about Loretta Veney. Loretta, want to give us a quick rundown of your bio and your world? Loretta Veney: Sure. My name is Loretta Veney, and I live in Clinton, Maryland, so I’m …

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7 Ways to Prevent Isolation in Aging Adults

Care Management for Dementia and Alzheimer’s Patients

Steve Lorberbaum: Well, good morning everybody. Thank you for joining us for What’s Your Plan. Today we’re very happy and lucky to have a special guest, Susy Murphy. She’s the owner of Debra Levy Eldercare Associates. They’re really like wedding planners for growing older. And we’re going to talk today about what care managers do …

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Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care: Assisting Hands cares and protects your loved one

Assisting Hands cares about your loved ones who have Alzheimer’s and Dementia. We take care of their daily needs and keep them safe. These diseases affect: memory and thinking comprehension calculation and judgment language If you would like to schedule an appointment to discuss your Alzheimer’s and Dementia care needs or to set up a …

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