The threat of severe weather can be especially challenging for those with dementia and their caregivers. Check out our practical tips for planning ahead.
Your memory often changes as you grow older. But memory loss that disrupts daily life is not a typical part of aging.
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Coming to terms with the diagnosis requires time. Immediate reactions of denial and fear are normal and may help you and the person diagnosed process the grief you are feeling.
Resources are available to help both you and the person with dementia as the disease progresses.
Our small but mighty team serves the 51 counties of Eastern North Carolina with education, care consultations, fundraising events and more! We provide education and support to all those facing Alzheimer’s and other dementias throughout our community, including those living with the disease, caregivers, health care professionals and families. We are also committed to advocating for the needs and rights of those facing Alzheimer’s disease and advancing critical research toward methods of treatment, prevention and, ultimately, a cure.
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Your memory often changes as you grow
older. But memory loss that disrupts daily
life is not a typical part of aging.
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