My mom is still in the early stages, and it's difficult for my dad and I to take care of her. While it's easy to make sure she's eaten and doesn't go wandering off into the road, keeping her happy and preoccupied is difficult. She needs to have someone within eyesight at all times or […]
Anyone have experience with this to control anxiety in their LO? My mom starts it Monday. She has PTSD, OCD and crippling anxiety. She’s been on many meds, but the doctor says this one doesn’t make the dementia worse. submitted by /u/PegShop [link] [comments]
A friend of mine who’s grandfather suffered from Alzheimer’s passed away today. Me and her became close when her grandfather was first diagnosed (because my grandmother was diagnosed a few years ago). Two weeks ago he had become agitated because he wanted to do something himself. He got up and when no one was looking, […]
Mum has moved onto this over the last few months. She wants to get to bed early (around 5pm) because she's tired. She doesn't actually sleep though, and the after a couple of hours moves on to getting out of bed feeling there's something important she has to do. She can't explain what this is […]
Just what is Alzheimer’s?
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 .