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Note: This post has been updated with comments from Honor President Nita Sommers Honor, a digital health startup that provides a set of tools to help partner organizations provide caregiver support at clients’ homes, has a closed a $50 million Series C...

Honor , a digital health startup that provides access to its pool of caregivers for home care support when customers use its app to book them for short and longer-term assignments, has a closed a $50 million Series C round to support its expansion in...

Many Alzheimer's caregivers accept the word "No" from the deeply forgetful without ever trying to figure out why they say it. By Bob De Marco Alzheimer's Reading Room S/he says no all the time, the caregiver complains. It is very common for a person that...

"The ordinary acts we practice every day at home are of more importance to the soul than their simplicity might suggest." -- Thomas Moore Alzheimer's Dementia By Bob DeMarco Alzheimer's Reading Room 1. The Metamorphosis of This Alzheimer's CaregiverThe...

The Health Issue Guided Explorations The Vigil Machine Medicine Critical Care Katy Grannan for The New York Times I nked in tattoos from neck to knuckle, Kevion Lyman...

In order to begin the process of dealing with communication in a world filled with Alzheimer's you first need to make a simple important decision -- you want to decrease both your stress as caregiver, and the stress of the person living with Alzheimer's...

Older adults with mild cognitive impairment (MCI), often a precursor to Alzheimer's, showed significant improvement with certain complex thinking and memory skills after exergaming, according to a...

Employed caregivers say role impacts their job performance ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- With America’s elderly population expected to double in the coming decades, the demand for caregiving...

For today, there are no doctor's visits. No long afternoons with nothing to do. No struggles over bathing or not. At the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., a group of older adults some in wheelchairs, some with Alzheimer's and their...

The husband of the actress Barbara Windsor revealed on Thursday that she had been diagnosed with Alzheimer's in 2014. He told The Sun newspaper that it had become more difficult to hide her condition...

Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's disease can be isolating, but researchers at Indiana University-Purdue University (IUPUI) Indianapolis have developed a Facebook “friendsourcing” app that is...

Barbara Windsor has been diagnosed with the condition, the most common cause of dementia, which affects 850,000 people in the UK Dame Barbara Windsor , one of the most recognisable faces in Britain known for her roles in Eastenders and the “Carry...

Researchers at IUPUI have developed a Facebook app that, a study shows, offers a way to provide much-needed support to unpaid caregivers of people with Alzheimer's disease. The study,...