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Tips for a Stress-Free Holiday

Achieving a Stress-Free Holiday for You and Your Loved One with Memory loss

Sharon Major, Director of Marketing and Community Relations, at Impressions Memory Care at Bryn Mawr in Bryn Mawr, Pa., says, “For most of us, the holiday season is a very special time of year. We focus on the importance of our families and friends while recalling the many blessings we enjoy. It is also a unique time of sharing, faith and festive social occasions filled with the spirit and joy of the season.  

Tips for Creating and Coordinating an Alzheimer’s Caregiving Team

Creating and Coordinating an Alzheimer’s Caregiving Team

Being the primary caregiver for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia can be an extremely challenging and highly stressful role. Experts note that Alzheimer’s can affect the entire family, and its impact on primary caregivers can be so overwhelming that they themselves can succumb to emotional burnout, depression and serious health problems such as hypertension. For this reason, caregivers have been called “the second victims” of Alzheimer’s disease.

The “Invisible Patients:” Tips on How Alzheimer's Affects the Family

The “Invisible Patients:” Alzheimer's and Its Effects on the Family

Memory loss caused by Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia does not only affect the person with the disorder, it affects the entire family.

In fact, the impact on families can be so extensive that experts on the subject have referred to primary caregivers as “the second victims of Alzheimer’s” and families as “the invisible patients.”

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