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6 Tips for Dealing With Dementia

As the average life-span continues to increase, a growing number of adults are finding themselves in the position of having to care for an aging parent or loved one. Of the 36 percent of adults in the US who care for an older relative, AgingCare.com’s 2015 State of Caregiving survey reports that a staggering 51 percent cite Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia as their primary reason for caregiving. Few conditions are more difficult or heartbreaking to contend with than dementia in a relative or friend. Aside from the emotional and financial strain involved, it doesn’t help that the most…

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