Category Archives: General

Take care of yourself

We see so many articles, lectures, and books that preach increased awareness of caregiver burnout and caregiver stress. “Take care of yourself,” they tell us. “Take time for yourself and find ways to relax.” Frank Broyles, University of Arkansas coaching legend, wrote Coach Broyles’ Playbook for Alzheimer’s Caregivers after caring for his wife, Barbara. She...
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Greetings and welcome to our new blog!

Advocates for the Independent Advocates for the Independent provides personalized, compassionate assistance for those who are homebound; we enhance their quality of life and wellbeing by creating a sustained level of comfort in their own home. We have all been touched by dementia conditions in one way or...
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Timing

blog By the time Mom took my dad to the doctor, we were almost grateful for his Alzheimer's diagnosis. Dad had been acting strange for months. He could no longer play domino games he’d played all his life, he was unable to follow any TV shows but the...
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