Caring for Your Loved One with Alzheimer’s Disease: The Caregiver’s Role

Caring for Your Loved One with Alzheimer’s Disease: The Caregiver’s Role

As your loved one progresses deeper into Alzheimer’s disease, it will be increasingly difficult to care for him or her. This is not only because his or her condition will progress, it is also because caring for someone on a long-term basis can be emotionally and physically draining.

The Caregiver’s Role is Stressful

At times,

Popular Activities for Your Loved One Suffering from Alzheimer’s Disease

Popular Activities for Your Loved One Suffering from Alzheimer’s Disease

If your loved one has Alzheimer’s disease, it can severely strain your relationship. However, doing activities together that are cognitively and physically stimulating will likely increase your loved one’s enjoyment of life and decrease disruptive behavior. These Alzheimer’s activities may even slow the progression of the disease. The following is a short list of suggestions to try at home today.

Care for Caregivers

Care for Caregivers: Support for Alzheimer’s Caregivers in South Florida

Caregiving fosters and encourages love and compassion. It creates a stronger, more essential bond between the giver and the receiver. Challenges, however, are ever-present and when left unaddressed may even damage this bond. Pressure may build up inside us with all our frustrations bottled in. This is where other people can come to our rescue.

2013 Alzheimer’s Educational Conference – Success!

Dr. Tuchman spoke at this year’s Annual Alzheimer’s Educational Conference by Alzheimer’s Community Care. The evaluations have been most positive, even though there was a stormy climate those two days. The attendance at the luncheon was over 850 people. Next year’s Annual Alzheimer’s Educational Conference will be held on  March  13 & 14 , 2014 in hopes of avoiding stormy weather once again.

2012 Alzheimer’s Educational Conference

Join Caregivers, healthcare professionals, and advocates that the Annual National Summit  Thursday, May 31 & Friday, June 1, 2012 at the Palm Beach County Convention Center.  Dr. Michael Tuchman will be speaking on Thursday, May 31st, 2012 from 1:45 – 3:00 p.m.  For more information, please visit the Alzheimer’s Community Care website by clicking here.