Summary: It is estimated that as many as 5.4 million people in the United States are living with Alzheimer's. Alzheimer's is the sixth-leading cause of death in the United States, and today of the 5.4 million Americans are living with the disease.
Aging in place is a term used to describe a person living in the residence of their choice, for as long as they are able, as they age. This includes being able to have any services (or other support) they might need over time as their needs change.
Problematic behaviors may occur among people with dementia. These are normal, and simple strategies can help cope
In most situations, their presence creates no problems for responsible gun owners and others in the household. However, if someone in the home has Alzheimers or another dementia, firearms can pose a significant risk for everyone.
In general, you should prepare to meet the needs of your family
Improve your sleep, and you can do that by training your brain. Start by setting up your sleep environment and establish a relaxing bedtime routine.
Courtesy Manners demonstrate ones ability to put the interests of others before oneself; to display self-control and good intent for the purposes of being trusted in social interactions.
Families most commonly provide long-term care to their older loved ones. This responsibility can take an emotional, physical, and financial toll, but knowledge of available resources can help relieve your stress.
When the early changes of Alzheimers occur, the brain initially compensates for them, enabling individuals to continue to function normally. As the damage to nerve cells continues, the brain can no longer compensate for the changes, and individuals show subtle decline in cognitive function. As time passes, plaques and tangles appear not only in areas of the brain involved in cognitive function, but also in other areas of the brain.
Blueberries Reduce DNA Damage, Which May Help Protect Against Ageing and Cancer. Oxidative DNA damage is part of everyday life. DNA damage is part of the reason we grow older, and it also plays an important role in the development of diseases like cancer.
Nutrient deficiencies and toxicity from a poor diet are linked to nearly all modern health conditions.
Doctors use a number of different tests to evaluate sleep and determine whether a sleep disorder is present. A careful medical history and physical examination are performed to help identify any medical conditions that may be interfering with the person's sleep.
It has been revealed that cannabinoids can slow or even halt the progression of Alzheimer's disease by improving the condition of communication pathways in the brain.
There is no cure for Alzheimers disease, but symptoms may be reduced and quality of life may be improved for a time through any number of “complementary” therapies that are available.
Stress is key for survival, but too much stress can be detrimental. Emotional stress that stays around for weeks or months can weaken the immune system and cause high blood pressure, fatigue, depression, anxiety and even heart disease.
Prayer enables you to set your mind on the things above. Colossians 3:2 says, “Set your mind on the things which are above, not on the things which are on the earth.”