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Help Someone with Dementia Sit Down

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EMERGENCIES from falling increase 54% in dementia. Falls injure 1-in-3 seniors each year. Many happen trying to sit down. See how you can assist an elder to sit down safely with these two techniques.


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March 29, 2021 8:09 pm

very helpful, thank you. i have a client (a tall man) who has "forgotten" how to sit when you need him to, this will help.

MagicQuilter
MagicQuilter
October 6, 2021 5:59 pm

I can't kneel vary well. How can I get him to sit on the toilet? There's no room to stand beside him like in the video. And exactly where on the knee are you pressing?

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It is a place where we separate out the wheat from the chaffe, the important articles & videos from each week’s river of news. With a new post on Alzheimer’s or dementia appearing on the internet every 7 minutes, the site’s focus on the best information has been a help to many over the past 15 years. Thanks to our many subscribers for your supportive feedback.

The site is dedicated to all those preserving the dignity of the community of people living with dementia.

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