Researchers have shown that clearance of the substance amyloid-beta that forms plaques is impaired in individuals with Alzheimer’s. A group of 12 individuals with early Alzheimer’s were compared to 12 cognitively normal individuals of the

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For caregivers, figuring out how to speak to a dying loved one can be both challenging and emotionally wrenching. Fortunately, there are things you can say that will help your loved one maintain dignity and respect during their final days.

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We are all just walking each other home. -Ram Dass we just talked about this quote in nursing and then here it is on pintrest :)

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the weight of grief....this artist found a way to convey the physical feeling of grief. Amazing!

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4 useful things to say as a caregiver: 1. I am with you in this. 2. You can count on me. 3. How are you holding up? 4. How can I be useful?

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