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Alzheimer's Disease & Dementia Board Index
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... Dementia section, at the top of the list of posts is one entitled 7 stages of . . . ... (4 replies)
... Not taking any anxiety meds at this time. One of the first anxiety meds was Risperdal. Took him off Risperdal after started having some bad side affects. ... (6 replies)
... t you need to be here but you have found the right place. All of us are dealing or have delt with loved ones that are suffering from various forms and different levels of dementia so we all understand what you are going through. We do understand!!! ... (6 replies)

Desperate
Mar 11, 2006
... In the nursing home, the charges dementia varies. ... (30 replies)
... verbal abilities are lost, needs help eating and going to the bathroom, loses ability to walk. Many of these stages overlap, and often take many years to develop. ... (3 replies)
... Cardiovascular problems can cause someone to sleep more. This could also be a side effect of some medication she is taking. You might want to ask her pharmacist if one of her prescriptions could be causing the excessive sleeping. ... (20 replies)
Back Again!
Oct 1, 2012
... Deb is right. It is the dementia that is getting worse so she forgot to take her med. She probably doesn't know what they are for so the pills are here and there. ... (2 replies)
... call... it would help to know what stage of the disease your loved one is in now. ... (1 replies)
... It's been a hell of a last 2 weeks. Sigh. If I am going to have a cognitively impaired wife, why can't I have a docile, happy go lucky, sedate wife? ... (30 replies)
Help
May 5, 2009
... SuzQ... there is a sticky post "7 Stages of Alzheimer's" at the top of the topics list about the stages of ALZ. You can determine from the deficiencies listed on each level which one Mom is. It is very normal for her to be showing signs of several levels at once. ... (274 replies)
... the time and place of the test, repeating lists of words, arithmetic, language use and comprehension, and copying a drawing. ... (4 replies)
My Grandma! xo
Aug 18, 2012
... Sorry for what you and your family are going through. This disease is very devastating on many levels. There is a thread at the top of the main Alzheimer's page that describes the 7 stages of Alzheimers. I found that helpful to read when my stepdad was first diagnosed. ... (4 replies)
... It seems like there are alot of negative experiences expressed on some of these boards with very little positive results. ... (10 replies)
... matched medicines .. she could have had a series of TIA's, she could have ANYTHING. ... (5 replies)
... and said I saw signs of levels 4 to 5. ... (21 replies)
Sundowning
Jul 3, 2007
... Change throws a dementia patient 'out of whack' so easily, her recent behaviours could have a lot to do with that, or she could have gone down a step. ... (8 replies)
Sundowning
Jul 4, 2007
... Thanks, AngelBear, these are really great tips too. The doctor has increased her dosage of Xanac to 3 pills at a time! This has us all very concerned right now. I think it might be time to look for another doctor... ... (8 replies)
... does not mean that there is no infection there. It only means it is not sever enough to throw the white blood cell count out of balance. ... (12 replies)
Update on my mom
Nov 14, 2011
... and I said Oh, I'll take care of it. I thought "really? ... (18 replies)
... My mom has early dementia and uncontrolled diabetes. She was prescribed Aricept by her dr., but took it 2 mo. and quit. ... (9 replies)


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