Author: Livewell

How to care for aging parents when living abroad

The festive season brings families together from all over the world, this includes family members that live abroad who travel […]
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Keeping family ties strong when an elderly relative is in residential care

Many people associate elderly residential care facilities with a disconnect from family life, both for their elderly relative and the […]
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Is home care the best option for your loved one living with dementia?

This is probably a question you may have asked yourself many times if your loved one has been diagnosed with […]
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What causes incontinence in dementia and how to manage it

When caring for your loved one with dementia it can be a traumatic experience when they start becoming incontinent. It […]
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Planning for your future: Have you considered the possibility of dementia?

With nearly 10 million new cases of dementia diagnosed globally each year1, planning for the possibility of developing dementia is […]
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How taking a break can benefit both the caregiver and loved one living with dementia

Taking care of a loved one living with dementia is a tremendous responsibility, and often one without respite. Which is […]
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Understanding the difference between short term and long term memory loss

Have you ever wondered why your loved one with dementia can remember something that happened to them decades ago in […]
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How using music and art therapy can aid people with dementia

It can be very challenging for a person with dementia to communicate their feelings, and as the illness progresses it […]
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Respite care for those living with dementia provides invaluable support to families

As many caregivers are aware, looking after someone with dementia in the home environment can be demanding, particularly when dementia […]
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Relaxation techniques and therapies for dementia care

Discovering or coming to terms with the fact that you have memory loss can be extremely difficult. Many people can […]
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