Essay on A Drifing Mind: Alzheimer´s Disease

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The article I decided to go with was “Special Nursing Home Units for Residents with Primary Degenerative Dementia: Alzheimer's disease”. The reason I went with this article was because I wanted to focus on a different stage of life. I also have family that has had Alzheimer’s disease. I think this was one of the hardest things I have seen in my life. My aunt would remember my name one moment and forget I was even alive the next. The purpose of this article is to educate those interested in this disease to learn how to deal with them in nursing homes. The research question asked here is how to deal with those with Alzheimer’s in the nursing homes.
The article that I focused on was focused on at-risk or vulnerable populations. The
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The article I decided to go with was “Special Nursing Home Units for Residents with Primary Degenerative Dementia: Alzheimer's disease”. The reason I went with this article was because I wanted to focus on a different stage of life. I also have family that has had Alzheimer’s disease. I think this was one of the hardest things I have seen in my life. My aunt would remember my name one moment and forget I was even alive the next. The purpose of this article is to educate those interested in this disease to learn how to deal with them in nursing homes. The research question asked here is how to deal with those with Alzheimer’s in the nursing homes.
The article that I focused on was focused on at-risk or vulnerable populations. The population that this article focuses on was elderly. I would say this is very important to focus on because the elderly and young are forgotten a lot. The elderly may not be able to do much for the community but this does not mean that the elderly are not important to society. I think that the elderly still have a lot to contribute to everything that is going on around them. This article particularly talks about how there units are set up for patients who have Alzheimer’s. This is done so that the elderly can be taken care of even when everything with their health is not the best. The theories that I think that applies to this the best are the Life satisfaction. I say this because this talk about making someone who has some issues still be happy
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