Here is a great article from agingcare.com for anyone who has a friend or family member who may be suffering with Alzheimerâ€™s.Â Â If you have questions, or need help for a senior loved one in the area, visit us at www.partnersinhc.com.
‘Tough Love’ – Caregiving For Alzheimer’s Patients
It is an understatement to say that taking care of a loved one who is stricken with Alzheimer’s Disease, also known as ‘AD’, is a tough job.
(AD is an illness which results in the progressive loss of brain nerve cells, leading to a gradual decline of mental functions and is the most common cause of dementia).
AD is considered to be among the most stressful illness a family caregiver can face and one of the most physically and mentally exhausting situations in a person’s life.