Coping with Anticipatory Grief

Anticipatory grief is deep sadness felt during the last days of life. This can be experienced by both the dying person and the dying person’s loved ones. Fortunately, there are things you can do to help cope with the grief you feel for someone who is still here....

Planning Ahead for Legal Matters

While it’s important for everyone to plan for the future. Legal plans are especially vital for a person diagnosed with dementia. Why plan ahead? Early planning allows the person with dementia to be involved and express his or her wishes for future care and decisions....

5 Stages of Alzheimer’s

These 5 stages of Alzheimer’s can help you understand and prepare you for what to expect. Preclinical Alzheimer’s Usually identified only in research settings. You won’t notice symptoms during this stage. This stage of Alzheimer’s can last for...