Man I’m crying writing this. My grandfather’s gum disease has come back to bite him and is contributing to his Alzheimer’s. I’m wondering whether giving him LSD or psilocybin would help him retrieve memories. He really wants to remember first person memories with his wife. But he reaches a mental impasse. He’s 92. submitted by […]
My mother, 82, was recently diagnosed with Alzheimer's, though has been showing increasing memory problems for several years and has been on a steeper downhill slide the last four months. She's currently living in the "independent living" area in an excellent retirement community where the residents and staff know her and care about her. Later […]
I moved away from my family for college and ended staying thousands of miles away to start my career. My family called to inform me that my 83 year old grandmother who I'm very close with had a sudden change in her mental state. She's has been getting slightly forgetful in the last few years, […]
Alzheimer’s is a a degenerative brain disease of unknown cause that causes problems with memory, thinking and behavior. Symptoms usually develop slowly and get worse over time, becoming severe enough to interfere with daily tasks .
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