How to Care for Someone With Dementia?

Answer Caring for someone with dementia can be frustrating, sad, and really test your patience. Here are some things to help make it easier.

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How much is assisted living for dementia care per month?

According to the Assisted Living Federation of America, the average cost of assisted living for a patient with dementia is $3,316 a month. The cost, however, can vary widely depending on location a... Read More »

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EMI and Dementia?

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