Understanding Dementia

You may have heard the saying that it takes a village to raise a child.  As caregivers to loved ones living with a diagnoses of dementia it also takes a village of dependable family, friends and professionals to provide the round the clock care needed when facing this diagnosis.  In todays ever changing world finding a village can prove challenging for caregivers who juggle caring for a loved one while balancing personal and family responsibilities. When a loved one appears to have symptoms of memory loss, the first question most often raised is, is this normal aging or dementia?

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