Warning Signs

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Do You Have Alzheimer’s? Ask a Loved One to Answer this Questionnaire

Find out your risk of having Alzheimer’s disease using this 21-item questionnaire. While this is not a definitive way to diagnose Alzheimer’s, this can help you assess your situation and see if further steps must be taken. It’s still best to consult with your doctor for the right diagnosis and treatment.

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Normal Forgetfulness or Dementia: Which Do You Have?

Are you experiencing normal forgetfulness or exhibiting signs of dementia?¬†Read on to find out. Many people forget sometimes. Now and then, you experience lapses in memory. As you age, these lapses may become more common as part off the normal aging process. Let’s take a closer look.

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10 Signs It’s Time for Assisted Living

Does your elderly parent need assisted living services? Find out by reading the signs below. Everyone of us ages. Soon, we’ll come to that point when we can no longer do things on our own and we need the assistance of other people, whether they be our own children, siblings, or caregiver. And this could …

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10 Warning Signs You’re Bound to Have a Stroke

Can you tell if someone is at risk of stroke? While there’s no way of really telling that someone will have a stroke sooner or later, there are signs that can say if you are at a high risk. Knowing these warning signs and knowing your risks can allow you to make the necessary lifestyle …

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10 Signs of Stress in Caring for Elderly Parents

Taking care of your elderly parents can be very demanding and can give you a great deal of stress. You have to be on your toes all the time to attend to the every need of your aging parent. In the long run, this can take a tool on your own health, emotions, and well-being. …

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5 Warning Signs of Elderly Abuse You Need to Know

Elderly abuse is a reality that many seniors in our country are, unfortunately, subjected to by people and institutions supposed to care for them. However, many of these seniors do not report the abuse or are incapable of doing so. As a family member or just as a concerned citizen, you can watch out for …

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