March 15, 2016 Alzheimers
Facing that a loved one may have Alzheimer’s is something none of us wants to deal with, or consider, but it is important that the disease be recognized as soon as possible so that the best care can be provided for the affected person. Granny NANNIES of Dallas offers the aid of professionals who specialize in Alzheimer’s care and are qualified to support Alzheimer patients and improve quality of life.
If the above symptoms are present, consult with your physician to have a complete physical work up done in order to determine if a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s is justified. This may include an evaluation of the client’s medical history, as well as physical, cognitive and neurological testing.
Granny NANNIES of Dallas’s can help to alleviate a lot of the stress from caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s, as well as for the patient, Certified Nursing Assistants offer in-home health care that strives to provide for the body and the mind. Mental stimulation is provided in the form of mind games and crossword puzzles. Healthy meals are prepared to the client’s liking, while also following all health and dietary guidelines to insure optimal nutrition. And every effort is made to be sure the client can be as independent as possible within their familiar home environment. A Professional caregiver can also provide education about Alzheimer’s, providing a framework of understanding the Disease and its effects.