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10 Early Signs of Dementia: When To Be Concerned


All content below is written by and belongs to AgingCare. Dementia results in a serious decline in thinking skills and physical abilities. Yet the first symptoms of dementia can go undetected. Telling the difference between normal aging and the beginning stages of dementia may be difficult. Symptoms are usually subtle at first, and your loved one could be masking their symptoms. Further complicating the matter, dementia is a term used to describe many conditions that affect brain health, and each has unique symptoms. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common type of dementia, accounting for up to 80% of cases, according to the Centers [...]

10 Early Signs of Dementia: When To Be Concerned2023-03-20T16:19:19-04:00

How to Identify the Right Time for Senior Care


All content below is taken from and belongs to U.S. News. The statistics are staggering: The number of caregivers of adults in the U.S. has increased by more than 8 million since 2015, according to a 2020 report from AARP and the National Alliance for Caregiving. The report also notes that 24% of caregivers are caring for two or more older adults at a time and that nearly 9 in 10 are caring for a relative. As we age, we face steadily increasing odds that declining physical or cognitive health will affect our ability to function independently. But how do we – and [...]

How to Identify the Right Time for Senior Care2023-03-20T16:16:05-04:00

Grief vs. Depression in the Elderly: A Guide for Caregivers


As part of the aging process, older adults commonly experience losses like the death of a friend, family member, or pet; changes in health; and gradual declines of mobility and independence. These and other losses often lead to grief and mourning, and working through those feelings is an important part of your loved one’s emotional wellness. However, there’s no timeline for grief. So, as a caregiver, how do you know when your loved one is struggling and needs extra support? The signs might not be easy to spot. “Depression in seniors is very unique,” says Ardeshir Hashmi, MD, section chief of [...]

Grief vs. Depression in the Elderly: A Guide for Caregivers2023-03-09T14:59:06-05:00
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