Play About Dementia Captivates Geriatric Professionals

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Play About Dementia Captivates Geriatric Professionals

Last Sunday, Freedom Home Healthcare hosted more than 50 guests for a special reading of “Absence,” a new play that chronicles one woman’s journey into the frightening world of memory loss and dementia. The play, written by Peter Floyd and […]

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10 Ways to Keep Older People from Wandering

Take a moment to imagine being in the middle of a crowded, unfamiliar place. How do you feel? Confused? Frustrated? Lost? Now imagine feeling like this in your own home. It seems nearly impossible since you’re so accustomed to that […]

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Communication Tips for Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s disease gradually diminishes a person’s ability to communicate. People with dementia have more difficulty expressing thoughts and emotions, as well as more trouble understanding others. Here are some tips to help in communication and understanding: Learn to create a […]