05/22/2014 11:14 am ET Updated May 22, 2014

10 Crucial Tips For Alzheimer's Carers

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When someone you love gets Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia everything changes.

It is devastating when your partner no longer recognises you or you receive a call from the corner shop to say your mother is there and can’t find her way home.

According to the Alzheimer’s Society there are 670,000 carers looking after a loved one with dementia and it can be a daunting prospect at first.

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