Daily routines are sacred for most people. When caring for individuals with dementia, sticking to a routine is not only sacred, but a necessity. Since change is difficult for individuals with Alzheimer's disease and related illnesses, a structured schedule can meet two objectives: relieving caregiver stress and helping individuals maintain their abilities. Consider this:
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