An informative and often candid perspective of dementia from the standpoint of a Nurse Practitioner specializing in dementia, a family member of many people with dementia and someone who is concerned that in the future I may develop dementia.
At the window with Dementia - Episode 44 "Dementia and Falls"
A single fall can be all it takes to have your LO go from being independent to requiring 24/7 supervision and assistance. This podcast episode will help you to identify risks factors for falls and ways to help with fall prevention. It's packed with useful information that can make a real difference in you and your LO's life!
At the window with Dementia - Episode 43 "Understanding the sounds of dementia"
Do you struggle to understand what your LO is trying to communicate through their sounds and nonverbal communication? This episode sheds light on the challenge.
At the window with Dementia - Episode 42 "Dementia and Fur Babies"
Pets have a special way of becoming a part of our family. The amount of love, companionship and sense of purpose they offer to someone living with dementia is immeasurable.
At the window with Dementia - Episode 41 "Changing the way dementia impacts YOU"
What's your New Year's resolution? Mine is to change how dementia has impacted my life, my attitude and my own health. This episode talks about the importance of taking control of your life and not surrendering it to the devastating disease of dementia.
At the window with Dementia - Episode 40 "Dementia - Finding the joy in what is"
So often we compare our present with our past. Unfortunately by doing this we miss out on what IS. This episode offers a new perspective.
At the window with Dementia - Episode 39 "How simplicity can reduce stress"
The old adage "less is more" is true! Find out how the simple act of decluttering can reduce both you and your LO's stress.
Thank you for your compassionate candor.
This is a great podcast to help those of us who are faced with dementia in our loved ones.
At the Window of Dementia
Laura Banner is an amazing person!