August 17, 2022


Its all about the Health

When Your Parent Has Memory Loss | Alzheimers Caregiver Support

2 min read

When your parent has memory loss, it can often be difficult to decide, as an adult child, what to do. Caregivers must decide whether they will care for their parent in their own home or in a facility, and even when the parent moves into a full-time care facility, the caregiver still has much on their plate.

In today’s expert interview, we speak with Jennifer Fink from the Fading Memories – Alzheimers Caregiver Support podcast. Jennifer shares here experience with both of her parents, starting with the first signs of memory loss that she noticed in her mother to helping one parent care for the other to finally progressing to the need to transition her mom into full-time memory care.

Jennifer gives us some great insight into the emotional aspects of caregiving and how to maintain a relationship with someone who many not remember who you are. We also cover how to spot the early warning signs of Alzheimer’s and determine if your loved one is truly suffering from memory loss.

Jennifer leaves us with some great tips about respite care and self care for caregivers and how to survive the mental and physical toll that havinga parent with memory loss can take on you.

Some links discussed in the interview:

Alzheimer’s Association:
Alzheimer’s Authors:
Alzheimer’s Social Network:

Jennifer’s Podcast:

Jennifer on Social Media:
Twitter: @jennifer_fink
Instagram: @alzheimerspodcast

Boomer Benefits provides free claims support for life for all of our Medigap and Medicare Advantage policyholders so that you are never alone in dealing with Medicare.

We are licensed in 47 states and we are a top-producing, award winning agency with over 3000 5-star reviews from Medicare beneficiaries just like you.

New to Medicare? Attend our FREE Medicare 101 Webinar:

Get our FREE 6-Day Medicare Video Email course with bonus Medicare cost worksheet:

To learn about Medicare and Employer Coverage:

Join over 200,000 Fans on Facebook:

Subscribe for NEW YouTube Videos! Be sure to hit the bell to be notified whenever we publish them:

Please watch: “Can you Retire on Social Security Alone”


All Rights Reserved © ACN 2020

ACN Privacy Policies
Area Control Network (ACN)
Area Control Network
Area Control Network Center