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... yo Mom has lived alone for 20yrs. Looking back we realize many years before that she had signs of paranoid personality disorder. ... (6 replies)
Dementia?
Apr 17, 2006
... You have to be creative when it comes to doctor's visits. None of out dear AD loved ones went to the doctor because they thought they had Alzheimner's. ... (141 replies)
... I don't know what your Mom's medical conditions are so she may have dementia all along or she may have a sudden illness. ... (6 replies)

My husband
Apr 30, 2010
... It is the last few months that it is effecting his thinking etc. On the 7 stages of alz he is 5 and also the dementia 5. Found this on your site here....thank you. ... (11 replies)
... She left the apartment door unlocked and went out. She wandered away and got lost, 3x. We never found out where she had been on 2 of those occasions, and she was 'missing ' for over 7 hours in New York City where we lived. ... (65 replies)
... supervision and care. But it was not my brother's fault. She was up 'sundowning' in the middle of the night, turned off all the lights 'to save electricity" and missed the last few steps .... ... (19 replies)
... My 75 year old dad just entered Stage 7 of Dementia. His later stage 6 went by real quick. ... (25 replies)
... Memory loss. One of the most common early signs of dementia is forgetting recently learned information. ... (25 replies)
... but Wednesday evening I got the call she fell and her head was lacerated with bleeding that couldn't be stopped so they called an ambulance. Exactly 7 days prior she went to the ER for a fall where she hit the windowsill with her head. ... (7 replies)
... or take advantage of the "free" Medicare days? ... (18 replies)
... or take advantage of the "free" Medicare days? ... (18 replies)
... First I want to say that "passing" the mini mental means answering 30 out of 30 questions. Each question si designed to test a specific area of cognition. Mom's doctor said she "passed" with a 26 out of 30. In fact Mom was well into her Alzheimer's. A 16 is a low score. ... (10 replies)
... Well, how is it going to feel to read a post of mine that is not whining or bitching? ... (19 replies)
... The dementia has really progressed now, and my mom is living in the past. Had I not taken the steps to get her into a facility, I shutter to think what could have happened if she was still home, alone, for most of the day. ... (10 replies)
New to Forum
Aug 7, 2006
... I've found much solace in this board and the people here. They understand as only dementia caregiver's can. ... (4 replies)
... My Dad started falling years before he passed away. He started loosing his balance. His dementia affected his motor skills. At first he fell just every now and then. It got worse as time went on. ... (7 replies)




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