by Peggy Parker
(Granite City Il. USA)
I like to play "Let's Make A Deal" with my patient. I give him a pedicure. I mean the works like he was in a shop for this foot soak, clean under the toenails, rub his feet and legs with lotion, after massaging legs and feet,then clean socks and clean houseshoes. His part of "Let's Make A Deal" is he makes me a sandwich of his choice. He giggles and laughs the whole time he is making my sandwich.
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Do you know what stage of Alzheimer's Disease your loved one is in?
Do you know what to watch for next?
Do you have sitters coming in and need to have a better system to help them provide the best care?
Does your loved one have behaviors that you should be tracking?
Do you have all of the information written down you need when you go to your doctor visits to help them understand what needs you may have?
Do you need help keeping track of appointments, medicines, vital signs, weights, meals, bowels, and behaviors?
The Caregivers Notebook will help you recognize what stage your loved one is in and prepare for what is coming next for your loved one.
It is very important you understand the disease and know what is coming next!
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