Care Help for Your Loved One with Dementia

Focus on abilities is the key to caring for a loved one who has dementia. When someone you care about has dementia it is easy to become focused on what is lost. But both you and your parent will benefit from a focus on what he or she can still do. One example of focusing… Continue reading Care Help for Your Loved One with Dementia

Surgery’s Seldom Disclosed Risk

When surgery is recommended for your parent you know there are risks. But even though you make every effort to evaluate all the pluses and minuses, there is one very important threat your surgeon may not have told you about. That is the risk of some degree of decline in mental functioning as a result… Continue reading Surgery’s Seldom Disclosed Risk