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The holiday season should be about sharing wonderful memories and creating new ones. However, for people with Alzheimer's and their families, holidays can be a stressful, uphill battle. As an Alzheimer’s patient, holiday events can seem confusing, depressing, frustrating, or anxiety-producing. And for caregivers, planning for extra events and special occasions can feel exhausting and lonely.
Here are some holiday survival tips for Alzheimer's Disease patients and their loved ones to minimize these kinds of experiences and get all they can from the holidays.
Diabetes is a complex disease that not only affects humans, but can occur in your pet as well. If your dog is showing symptoms of lethargy, frequent urination and excessive water consumption then your pet may have diabetes. Luckily, it is a manageable disorder and also preventable.
The most common form of the disease in dogs is Type 1 diabetes. Pets with Type 1 diabetes will need to receive insulin shots to make up for the decrease in insulin production; Type 2 diabetes can be prevented or delayed with a healthy lifestyle. Continue reading
Home accidents are just an inevitable part of life. Slips, trips, falls, and cuts will happen, and yet many everyday activities, like eating dinner or cleaning, may cause serious injury or create a life-threatening situation.
Here is a list of the five most common accidents that happen at home, including tips on how you can prevent them: Continue reading
The heart is the most important organ in the human body. If it stops pumping oxygen-rich blood throughout the body, nothing else will work. So it pays to take a few simple steps to keep it in good operating condition. Here are five tips to achieve and maintain good heart health. Continue reading