Alzheimer's blog

  1. May 15, 2012

    Life's best lessons often emerge during caregiving role

    By Angela Lunde When mom gets Alzheimer's, it changes a child's role. And often life's greatest lessons can be learned as one grows into the role of caregiver. 35 comments
  2. May 1, 2012

    Use worry time to address concerns, make caregiving easier

    By Angela Lunde Rather than worrying all the time, caregivers should try using a set period for it. Doing so will lessen the burden on you in the routine of caregiving. 26 comments
  3. April 17, 2012

    Negative thinking can take the joy out of life for caregivers

    By Angela Lunde Reduce your stress by controlling perceptions, and you'll enjoy life and caregiving more. 29 comments
  4. April 3, 2012

    Yoga can help caregivers find inner calm

    By Angela Lunde Inner calm creates outer calm and can help Alzheimer's caregivers improve their health. 23 comments
  5. March 20, 2012

    Alzheimer's community gathers to share hope, love

    By Angela Lunde Meeting of the Minds joins researchers, caregivers, spiritual leaders and those with dementia to share experiences, hope for the future. 14 comments
  6. March 3, 2012

    Alzheimer's, dementia and MCI overlap, but have different meanings

    By Angela Lunde The terms "Alzheimer's," "dementia" and "MCI" often are used interchangeably, but cause confusion. The bottom line: Plan for the future. 32 comments
  7. February 15, 2012

    Meeting of the Minds: Alzheimer's caregivers, experts connect

    By Angela Lunde Alzheimer's caregivers can engage with others, hear from leading researchers at premier conference. 27 comments
  8. February 7, 2012

    Alzheimer's research volunteers critical to helping find a cure

    By Angela Lunde Volunteers can help contribute to finding a cure for Alzheimer's disease by volunteering to participate in a clinical trial. 55 comments
  9. January 24, 2012

    Negative thoughts make Alzheimer's caregiving harder

    By Angela Lunde As a caregiver, you can't change the reality of Alzheimer's, but changing how you think about it may make a difference. 56 comments
  10. January 10, 2012

    Get a fresh start every day in lieu of making resolutions

    By Angela Lunde Alzheimer's caregivers might benefit from living more by being than by doing — infusing daily intention into life rather than making resolutions. 47 comments
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