Shelter Island Home Care 

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Alzheimer's & Parkinson's

Alzheimer’s Disease:
A progressive disease that cause problems with memory, thinking and behavior. It gets worse  over time and continues to progress for the rest of  a person’s life.
 Moderate Stage Alzheimer’s Disease Symptoms include :
    Increase memory loss an confusion
    Problems recognizing family and friends
    Continuously repeating stories, favorite wants, or motion
    Difficulty doing things that have multiple steps, like getting dressed
    Lack of concern for hygiene and appearance
Severe Stage Alzheimer’s Disease Signs and symptoms include:
    Inability to recognize oneself  or family
    Inability to communicate
    Lack of control over bowel and bladder
    Groaning, moaning or grunting
    Needing help with all activities of daily living.

Parkinson’s Disease:
Parkinson's disease is a progressive disorder of the nervous system that affects your movement. It develops gradually, sometimes starting with a barely noticeable tremor in just one hand. But while a tremor may be the most well-known sign of Parkinson's disease, the disorder also commonly causes stiffness or slowing of movement.
Is a disorder of the brain that leads to shaking (tremors) and difficulty with walking, movement, and coordination.

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What Our Clients Have to Say

“This is a big adjustment for any family & we are grateful that we found the team… their patience, skill & dedication made an enormous contribution to our lives as did the excellent caregivers we met through them.”

-Laura