Podcast Episodes / 28 posts found

7 Responsibilities of Alzheimer’s Family Caregivers

by Nancy Landa
The responsibilities of Alzheimer’s family caregivers is enormous.  Is it no wonder that the #1 complaint of  caregivers is stress?  Many of these responsibilities overlap a bit into other areas, but I wanted to give you something to work with.  Depending on where you’re currently at in your journey with your loved one, you’ll take something different away from this article. Knowing what lies ahead in your journey as a family caregiver will help you prepare and plan for when things get more difficult.  This is better than being surprised by having to make yet another change in how you […]

Mom’s Rules…

by Nancy Landa
When a parent with Alzheimer’s disease breaks “the rules” they demanded of you when you were growing up with them, how do you handle it? Get your Free Alzheimer’s Caregiver Kit!

The Voice of Reason

by Nancy Landa
Nothing has to be logical to a person with Alzheimer’s disease. Get your Free Alzheimer’s Caregiver Kit!

“My Other Daughter Nancy”

by Nancy Landa
Recognition of family & friends is commonly lost in people with Alzheimer’s disease…it’s a painful part of being a caregiver of a loved one with Alzheimer’s. Get your Free Alzheimer’s Caregiver Kit!

Take Aways

by Nancy Landa
There comes a time when you have to remove certain things from a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease because they could harm themselves are destroy those items.  The emotional side of doing so can be difficult for you. Get your Free Alzheimer’s Caregiver Kit!

Finding Time For You

by Nancy Landa
What a difference just 10 or 15 minutes per day can make… Get your Free Alzheimer’s Caregiver Kit!

The Last Thing Mom Gave Me

by Nancy Landa
My mom’s greatest gift to me wasn’t the last one she gave me… Get your FREE Alzheimer’s Caregiver Survival Kit!

The End of a Season

by Nancy Landa
Mom had urinary track infections over the years; quite common for women with Alzheimer’s disease – and I learned the signs – agitation, mood changes, combative.  But this time, none of those signs were evident… Get your FREE Alzheimer’s Caregiver Survival Kit HERE.

Scary Shower Day

by Nancy Landa
Those with Alzheimer’s disease are often scared of water, I learned.  Mom was usually pretty good at getting in the bathroom and taking her shower on her own until… Get your FREE Alzheimer’s Caregiver Survival Kit HERE.

The Heart Of The Situation

by Nancy Landa
It was a Saturday at noontime and I made Mom her lunch.  What I saw when I returned to the kitchen a few minutes later was the most frightening sight I had ever seen.  Get your FREE Alzheimer’s Caregiver Survival Kit HERE.