Stumped by the simplest things

by MARIE MARLEY

People with Alzheimer's may have great difficulty figuring out the simplest activities. The following…

TIPS: Boosting Mom's Appetite

by MEGAN JONES

Many people with Alzheimer's have significantly reduced appetites. So how can you convince your loved…

“The ultimate lesson is unconditional love, which includes not only others but ourselves as well.”

— Elisabeth Kubler-Ross —

Let TV personality and nutritionist Mairlyn Smith help you find your way around the kitchen. You're…

It's not just bathing and feeding

by RICHIE ASSALY

As shift-change approaches, the hospital is briefly engulfed by a swirling of bodies and a multitude…

Give enough care, earn some credit

by MATT KWONG

That's the basis of Social Security Caregiver Credit Act 2014. George Vradenburg of UsAgainstAlzheimer’s says Alzheimer's…

At Alzlive, we tell stories about caregivers – tales of frustration, anxiety and sadness, but also…

Preventing Agitation

by TEAM ALZLIVE

People with dementia may, at times, seem quite agitated. They will seem restless, they can be repetitive,…

A young caregiver speaks up!

by VIRGINIA INGRAM

What it's like for a cheerful caregiver shouldering the responsibility of a family member living with…