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Common and Unexpected Medical Complications of Dementia Care
January 23 @ 4:30 pm – 5:45 pm
Tiffany Reed D.O., Chronic Disease Management & Palliative Care Medical Director with AuthoraCare Collective, discusses a number of medical complications related to dementia that may occur during caregiving. These complications include problems with balance, malnutrition, dehydration, constipation, sepsis, UTIs and other infections. Learn how to best avoid preventable problems to help keep your loved ones out of the hospital. Complications during the end stages of the disease like bedsores, muscle contractures and failure of body systems will also be addressed.
Contact Jodi or call (336) 545-4245 if you need respite care during class times; prior arrangements are required one week in advance.