Category: Dementia

Mothers, Daughters, and Our Changing Relationships

If you are among the one in five baby boomer women managing multiple roles of working professional, mother, wife, daughter, and caregiver, today’s newsletter is for and about you. Men, please take note. This impacts you too! Caregiving One definition of a caregiver is, “An unpaid person attending to the needs of a dependent adult,… Read on…

“Losing It” Is Not A Diagnosis

“Mom is losing it.” I hear this phrase often, and it always makes me cringe. Why? Because it reflects a common misconception that loss of cognitive abilities among older adults is inevitable and … that nothing can be done about it. Research does not support this. Yes, certain areas of thinking may show a normal… Read on…