Filter 

  • Alzheimer's Disease in Michigan- Ways to Improve Communication

    ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE Ways to Improve Communication Your Alzheimer patient/loved one may have difficulty understanding you and he/she may get upset by this. If your patient / loved one becomes upset, STAY CALM. Try to redirect his or her attention to ...
  • Doctors in Michigan - 10 Questions to Ask Your Doctor

    10 Questions to Ask Your Doctor 1. What do you think is causing my problem? 2.  Is there more than one condition (disease) that could be causing my problem? 3. What tests will you do to diagnose the problem and which of the conditions is present ...
  • Alzheimer's Disease in Michigan - Caring Day to Day

      Alzheimer's Disease   Caring Day to Day   Our patients loved one’s abilities can change over time. Plan activities and use a routine to avoid stress.  Ask family, friends, visiting nurses, therapists or private duty services to lend a hand....
  • Alzheimer's Disease in Michigan - Alzheimer's Awareness Month

    ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE HOME CARE TIP   At Affinity it's Alzheimer Awareness Month. This month our Marketing Team, Private Care Office Manager, and Home Care Director of Nursing are educating our staff the importance of caring for someone who...
  • Building a Home Care Team

    Building a Home Care Team Remember both the patient and family members are affected for those who have a loved one suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. This home care TIP should help you find ways to cope with the challenges this disease presents....