As a senior gradually goes through the progression of this disease, Alzheimer’s makes it harder and harder for them to remember information. In turn, that leads to difficulties with learning new things. And, as the effects get worse, that can even make it tough to communicate.
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Getting married is a big step in any couple’s journey. Nowadays, a successful marriage can seem like an overwhelming challenge, due to high divorce rates. But a successful marriage isn’t impossible if you’re willing to work at it. One of the best things you can do to encourage success is to begin that work before […]
The holidays are depicted as a joyous and happy time. But for some people, they can also trigger feelings of stress and depression. There are so many expectations surrounding the holiday season, it’s easy to feel frustrated or overwhelmed. If you’re already living with depression, this time of year often only makes it worse. Money […]
The holidays can be a fun, joyful time to spend with friends and family. Unfortunately, for people with anxiety, they can also cause symptoms to flare up. Learning how to deal with holiday stress can help when it comes to managing those anxiety symptoms. Almost everyone experiences some stress during the holidays. Schedules are busier […]
When you and your siblings are worried about an aging loved one—like a parent—it’s important to come together. Working jointly to support them can make the process of taking care of your loved one much easier, especially if that involves therapy. Of course, it’s not always easy for a family to see eye-to-eye on decisions […]