Tag Archives: Dementia

Why is There a Stigma Surrounding Dementia and How We Can Fight It

Unfortunately, there still tends to be a large stigma for many people around the condition of Dementia. A stigma includes any negative behavior or attitude toward the subject of Dementia and those living with it, purely on the basis that they are afflicted with the disease.  Of course, there is absolutely no real reason or…

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Coping with an Alzheimer’s or Dementia Diagnosis of a Loved One

Hearing a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s or Dementia can be one of the hardest things for an individual and their family to hear. This is already on top of worrying about the Alzheimer’s symptoms, early signs, changes, and difficulties that they have all noticed and experienced.  While a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s or Dementia can feel like…

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3 Levels of Dementia Care

When we realize our loved one has dementia, it can often be the onset of a very confusing time. Luckily, there are some resources available that can, at the very least, mildly prepare you for some of the more difficult moments. When we explore the subject of dementia care, we must understand that the condition…

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