Becoming forgetful is often just a regular part of aging. Ranging from “senior moments” to more advanced dementia, these moments are aggravating. Here are the best gifts for forgetful seniors to minimize these events.
Financial exploitation of seniors with dementia is a troubling – but common – problem affecting the elderly. Learn the signs that someone could be taking advantage of an elderly person with dementia plus some steps to take to help end the abuse.
Homes with stairs can be tricky – and dangerous – for seniors with dementia. Especially in the later stages. But, these safety gates for dementia patients can help keep them away from stairways or other dangerous parts of the home.
The kitchen can be a challenging – and even dangerous – place for seniors with dementia or Alzheimer’s. However, there are more dementia friendly kitchen appliances out there that are easier to use with built-in safety functions too. Here are some of my favorites!
The kitchen can be a dangerous place for people with dementia and Alzheimer’s. It seems there are hazards in every drawer. Use these simple kitchen tips for seniors with dementia to make the kitchen a safer place for someone you love!
Controlling access to the stove might be necessary to decrease the chance of a kitchen fire. Use these stove locks for seniors with dementia to lock out the stove or turn it off completely in the event of an emergency.
In addition to providing food and nutrition, the act of cooking also provides physical activity and mental stimulation. The following tips will help people with dementia cook more safely – so that they can continue doing the activity they love!
There is no reason to feel silly or childish if you or a loved one has a need for an adult bib. These bibs for adults can help restore dignity for seniors whether at meal time, craft time, or all day use.
Having to wear a bib as an adult often causes shame and embarrassment. But if clothing protectors have become necessary, try these fun and stylish bibs for adults to restore some dignity for a senior you love.
Missing or forgetting medications is a serious complication of dementia or Alzheimer’s Disease. But, using automatic pill dispensers and helpful reminder systems can reduce the worry. Here are the best pill dispensers for dementia on the market.