This blog is written to provide information and support to persons who are providing care for someone with dementia.
A first indicator of dementia is when someone has trouble doing a task once familiar and easy for them. If you have begun to be concerned about someone's memory or cognitive processing, help the person receive a physical exam, to include lab work, and an appointment with a neuropsychologist for an evaluation of memory and cognitive processing.
Oct 4, 2014
Things To Do When You Are Sick
"If you cannot avoid catching a cold or flu from those around you, then try these tips for getting well quick." Susan Rehm, vice chair of infections disease department at Cleveland Clinic
Hum a song because the vibrations loosen mucus that accumulates in airways
Try a cold supplement like Airborne, Emergen-C or Cold-Ease
Try taking elderberry, which may help reduce congestion and shorten the cold or flu
If your symptoms are severe, ask the doctor for an antiviral