The why, how, and what: apathy in dementia

Apathy in Dementia Apathetic behaviors are the most common “neuropsychiatric symptoms” associated with dementia, and occur in up to 90% of people with dementia at some point in their illness. These behaviors can cause significant stress for the caregiver, as these patients often require extra time and effort to provide care for. Even when a […]

The fear of Alzheimer

Being a woman in her fifties, I look forward to aging. For me growing older is a real privilege.  I finally am finding out what I want from life, and without the uncertainty that followed me the previous decades, actually achieving it.  I try to stay active, eat healthy and take time to relax. However, […]