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Early Signs and Symptoms of Alzheimer’s Disease


Friday, January 4, 2013 Early Signs and Symptoms of Alzheimer’s Disease Limited Time Offer! Get your copy of my latest book, Baby Boomers-Sandwiched Between Retirement & Caregiving, which includes everything from My Turn at: http://www.babyboomerssandwich.com/store.shtml Only $19.99! Also, get $750 … Continue reading

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Communicating Encouragement to Caregivers


Everyone needs encouragement, especially caregivers. Would you like to know how to encourage and motivate with words? Would you like to know certain phrases to use that leaves others feeling validated and understood? Would you like to know how to … Continue reading

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Attn: Caregivers of Elderly Relatives


Attn: Caregivers of Elderly Relatives Did you know that according to The Natioal Alliance for Caregiving that there are 65.7 million caregivers in the U.S.? This is 29% of the U.S. adult population and 31% of all U.S. households! 48.9 … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s and You–Every 70 Seconds Someone is Diagnosed With Alzheimer’s


Do you have a relative or know someone who has Alzheimer’s disease? Ever worry that you might fall victim to this insidious disease? Ever wonder what the risk factors are? Ever wonder what the differencees are between Alzheimer’s disease and … Continue reading

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Common Dementias Including Alzheimer’s


Here’s more information from the National Alzheimer’s Association about common types of Dementia and their typical characteristics. “Alzheimer’s disease is the Most common type of dementia and accounts for 60 to 80 percent of cases. Characteristics include difficulty remembering names … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s Statistics


There are only four kinds of people in the world. Those who have been caregivers Those who are caregivers Those who will be caregivers Those who will need caregivers According to the National Alzheimer’s Association, there are nearly ten million … Continue reading

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What is Dementia?


Unfortunately, thousands of people ask this question every day. According to the National Alzheimer’s Association, “Dementia is characterized by loss of or decline in memory and other cognitive abilities. It is caused by various diseases and conditions that result in … Continue reading

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Shed or You’re Dead!


Ever feel that you’re skin’s too tight? Ever think you’re stuck in old habits that keep you from growing, yet aren’t sure how to shed those counter-productive habits? Lizards grow by shedding their skin. If they don’t shed, they die. … Continue reading

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Independence


Well, another Independence Day is almost over. I truly hope all of you enjoy the independence we may sometimes take for granted. Not only is it a blessing to live in a free country, but if you are still living … Continue reading

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Tune Up Your Brain, Tune Up Your LIfe


Tune Up Your Brain, Tune Up Your Life For the past 9 days I’ve been blogging about Dr. Arnold Bresky’s “Nine Point Brain Tune Up System.” Now, you’ll have an opportunity to ask him personal questions. Dr. Bresky will be … Continue reading

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