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What Stage Could She Be In ?
Hello... My wife has had symptoms since 2009; and was diagnosed as having Occipital Vascular Dementia in June...More
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Is It February Already?
Hi Everyone, I'm finally starting that Caregiver's Support Group next month. We know that support...More
Happy New Year! Apologies for lagging behind in sending you greetings - I still have cartons to...More
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Moved into a 55+ community
I am the only one left in my family and I wasn't receiving any assistance from spouses' family; so we made...More
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Moved into a 55+ community
I am the only one left in my family and I wasn't receiving any assistance from spouses' family; so we made...More
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Daddy's girl needs to learn how to best care for h...
Hello I'm 47 and my 75 yr. old Dad has Alzheimer's. He wont get tested since he is in very good health...More
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Alzheimer's Support and Advice Please
I really need some advice. I am living in Texas and I am a 100% service connected disabled veteran. My mom...More
Posted by createasmile
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Bananas and Alzheimer's
Our nutritionist told us that we should only occasionally eat a half of a banana, because they contain...More
Posted by darlamonholland
Update on New Book
Hi Everyone, My new book, Support for Alzheimer's and Dementia Caregivers: The Unsung Heroes, ...More
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Alzheimers and anesthesia
I'm 51, I need surgery and Alzheimers runs in the family. Is there any research regarding using Porpofol...More
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waking up during the night and wandering
Hello everyone.. i am currently taking care of an 89 year old female with moderate Alzheimer's disease. We...More
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November is really here! Have a Happy Thanksgivin...
Hi Everyone, I finally can report we have finished moving - now it's about how to find a place...More
Alzheimer's and Literature
P { margin-bottom: 0.21cm; }A:link { }Colleen Sell, author of the book "A Cup of Comfort for Families...More
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At the end of my rope.....
Hello: On February 2012 I brought my 90 y/o mother, who had Senile Dementia, from Mexico to live with us,...More
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My mother hallucinates for several hours (sometimes it can last for 30 or more hours) and does not sleep or eat...More
Posted by rips2
October is Here!
Hi Everyone, Hard to believe that October is here. Please forgive me for being slower that usual...More
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Lauramay's mom
Thank you all for your responses!! I'm going to find an AlZheimers support group, because just reading your...More
Posted by lauramay6
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Hello All! I'm new here, and looking for a sympathetic ear. My mother was diagnosed with Alzheimer's about 4...More
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Alzheimer's Concern
My Grandmother had 9 children. Out of the 9 Children. 4 have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's Dementia. She also...More
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Alzheimer's We need help getting my mother-in-law to bathe.More
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August Greetings
Hi Everyone, It's hard to believe that it is August already. It's been a busy summer. I've...More
International Care
It is time we put him in Long Term Care. We have looked at a ton of facilities here in southern California...More
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How do you get them to the doctor
My husband is 62 and showing definite signs of Alzheimers. After almost 2 weeks of constantly losing his...More
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Wife Refuses to Use Toilet Bowel Movement Only
My wife was diagnosed with early EOAD seven and half years ago. She is currently 64 years old. The latest...More
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Type 2 Diabetes / Alzheimer's Disease
A member of the WebMD Diabetes Community has posted an excellent item with links to very good information...More
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Alzheimer's and anti-depressant research
I'm a care-giver for a moderate to severe Alzheimer's client who lives with her daughter. Since I started...More
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Meal Plan
I have been taking care of my mother-in-law for about 5 yr. now. She was 89 when I started, will be 94 this...More
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Just a note about Aracept, Exelon, etc.
Hi Everyone, It seems that people who take Aricept, Exelon, or another similar products have a...More

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