Elaine, a 52-year-old from Providence, RI, shares her concerns about experiencing episodes of confusion and memory loss. Learn about the potential causes and the importance of getting an early diagnosis for mild cognitive impairment.
As a caregiver for a loved one with middle stage dementia, it can be overwhelming to see them change and struggle with recognition and irrational behavior. Learn about caregiver burnout and how to get help for yourself and your loved one with dementia.
Learn about a proposed program for accountable care organizations that focuses on person-centered care for individuals with dementia. The program includes an RN team leader, patient and family involvement, and comprehensive individual profiles to improve communication and care coordination.
Sundowner's syndrome is a condition that affects individuals with dementia or Alzheimer's, causing increased confusion, agitation, and restlessness as the day progresses.
Parkinson's disease is a progressive disorder that can lead to dementia in some cases. Learn about the early signs, risk factors, and treatment options for this condition.
Lewy Body dementia is the third most common type of dementia and the most diagnosed because the early symptoms are the same as many mental health behaviors.