Items Tagged with 'dementia'
Caring for an aging loved one with dementia is a big responsibility, especially for working professionals who also must balance careers and families. In the U.S., about 40 million people are unpaid caregivers to family and friends in need. Serving as a caregiver while still managing your own life can lead to neglecting your individual needs, which can result in emotional, physical and mental exhaustion. This state of exhaustion is known as caregiver burnout. Read More
The season of holiday gatherings is upon us again. This year, you may notice a parent or other family member who doesn’t seem to be doing as well as when you last saw them. Read More
National thought leaders gather in GR to discuss innovative programming.
More than 120 community members and leaders from health care, business, philanthropy, education and research gathered at a day-long inaugural summit recently to envision and foster a collaborative and dementia-friendly culture in West Michigan. Read More