A Place For Mom's Guide To Dementia Care At Home
Even though most dementia cases come from irreversible causes, there is still so much dementia care that families can do to help their loved ones continue to function as well as possible for as long as possible. Creating a safe, comfortable, and supportive environment for someone with dementia can feel like a daunting and even overwhelming task for the caregiver, but fortunately there are now some accepted standards of dementia care that can help guide families to care for their loved one.
Researchers, doctors, and eldercare professionals are still discovering and refining what works and what doesn't when it comes to dementia care. A lot of different techniques and strategies have been tried, some with more success than others, but clinicians have found that there are some principles and practices of dementia care that can and do work more often than not. For example...
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