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National Alzheimer's Caregivers Network

The National Alzheimer's Caregivers Network is a safe haven for CAREGIVERS to express their feelings, share needs & concerns.

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Do government hospital subsidize Ebixa (Memantine HCI)? 2 Replies

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ADFM NATIONAL CAREGIVERS' SUPPORT NETWORK

An Online Platform with the primary  objective of reaching out to the caregivers community for persons afflicted with Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia to provide them the necessary support in their hours of need.  All caregivers are invited to join this platform for support in their care-giving journey .

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OUTREACH PROGRAM 2015

 FOR REGISTRATION OF MONTHLY TALK & SHARING SESSION/TRAINING PROGRAM/EVENTS, EMAIL TO:

jenny@adfm.org.my

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MONTHLY CAREGIVERS SHARING SESSION 

SATURDAY, 21 MARCH 2015, 2.30PM

ADFM PJ DAY-CARE CENTRE  

TALK ON 

"PROBLEMS WITH BALANCING, WALKING AND FALLING - AN EARLY SIGN OF DEMENTIA"

Speaker:  Associate Professor Dr Tan Maw Pin, Geratric Medicine of University of Malaya

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BEHAVIOUR CALMING DRUGS FOR ALZHEIMER'S PATIENTS

Dear Caregivers, This extract of an article from the Alzheimer’s Reading Room is worth your time to have a read. Non-drug approaches actually work better, and carry far fewer risks, than the use of antipsychotics and antidepressants. Doctors write millions of prescriptions a year for drugs to calm the behaviour of people with Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia.  But non-drug approaches actually work better, and carry a far fewer risks, experts conclude.The major point highlighted…See More
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SAT/21MAR15 Talk on Problems with Balancing, Walking and Falling-An Early Sign of Dementia at ADFM PJ Day-Care Centre

March 21, 2015 from 2pm to 5pm
To all Caregivers,Associate Professor Dr Tan Maw Pin from the Geriatric Medicine, University of Malaya will be giving a talk at our monthly caregivers sharing session on 21 March 2015 on Problems with Balancing, Walking and Falling – An Early Sign of DementiaProgram: 2.00pm    Registration2.30pm    Talk on “Problems with Balancing, Walking and Falling - An Early Sign of Dementia”3.30pm       Q&As & Sharing Session4.30pm       Refreshments / end Both falls and dementia are very common…See More
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David Tan replied to David Tan's discussion Do government hospital subsidize Ebixa (Memantine HCI)?
"Thanks for the info Jenny. I am the only child. It has always been just my mom and I. We were fine until Alzheimer kicks in..."
Feb 28
Jenny Ho replied to David Tan's discussion Do government hospital subsidize Ebixa (Memantine HCI)?
"Hi David Tan, Hi David Tan, I understand the cost could be cheaper if your mom is treated at the government hospitals.  ​You may consider getting a letter from the doctor at the Assunta Hospital and transfer your Mom to the University Hospital…"
Feb 27
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BEHAVIOUR CALMING DRUGS FOR ALZHEIMER'S PATIENTS

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