Story Excerpts

Some of the stories on this site are not in the form of a chronological blog.

Blog-article introductions are in Post Excerpts.

This list of Story Excerpts introduces stories, including those by Guest Authors, not in the blog string, above.

Newest is first, in reverse order. Dated with authors noted.


For a dementia-friendly home

November 05, 2020

Suggestions for making the home safe and ‘dementia friendly.’

Both Canadian and US references are shown. Browse to find what matches your caregiving needs.


A Test for Alzheimer’s

October 29, 2020 by jas

Watching this initial type Alzheimer test might remove any fear you might have had of taking similar tests.



Sing Along

October 24, 2020 by jas

Studies have shown that music stimulates the brain, engages the ‘whole brain,’ whether the person has Alzheimer’s disease or not.


Caregiver Videos

October 20, 2020 by jas

Caregivers keep learning. From the day we are ‘tapped’ to care for a loved one, we continue to learn what is necessary to be the best caregiver we can be.