The Holidays: My Loved One Has Dementia

Author: Maine Veterans' Homes
Posted: November 21, 2019
Category: Dementia and Memory Care

When a loved one has dementia, there’s often a question about how the holidays should be handled. Do you continue to engage in longstanding family traditions, and...

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How to Keep My Loved One with Dementia Safe

Author: Maine Veterans' Homes
Posted: March 27, 2019
Category: Dementia and Memory Care

“Roy gets so confused sometimes, and when he does, he starts to panic. I lay awake at night worrying about how to care for him and worrying about his safety when I’m...

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The Effects of Dementia on Your Sleep Cycle

Author: Maine Veterans' Homes
Posted: August 23, 2018
Category: Dementia and Memory Care
Ellie Porter Managing Editor | SleepHelp.org

Dementia and sleep disorders tend to go hand in hand with a “chicken and egg” relationship. Many people with dementia...

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When to Look for Alzheimer’s Care

Author: Maine Veterans' Homes
Posted: May 22, 2018
Category: Dementia and Memory Care

It can be scary to witness your parent becoming more and more forgetful as he ages, but how can you tell if it’s age-related memory lapses or if it’s something more...

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