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my mom has alzheimers
hi all, ive been in this community chat before....just wanna say hi having a hard time with my mom , she is...More
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Haldol
My mother was given haldol to address her sundowners in the hospital. Within 48-72 hours her tongue swelled so...More
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Farewell
I have been a member of WebMD for over 10 years. A recent change in the communities has led me to a decision...More
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Blessings, Dave
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care giver for some one that has alzheimer's
What do you do when your love needs care round the clock but you need time for yourself and you feel...More
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Should I tell the truth or lie to my G'ma?
I'm caring for my Grandmother that we think is in the last stages of Dementia, getting ready to cross the...More
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Happy New Year
Hi Everyone, Here it is January 1, 2013. Unbelievable, huh? On this day, I write a letter to...More
HAPPY NEW YEAR
Wishing everyone a happy and healthy 2013. More
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Blessings, Dave
Posted by davedsel57
Merry Christmas
Merry Christmas to all the members of the WebMD Alzheimer's Community. More
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Blessings, Dave
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tough spot
Hi, my name is Wendy, and my mother has early onset alzheimers. She started with symptoms in her later...More
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One Week Away
One week from today is Christmas day. We are pretty much ready, just need to buy some stocking-stuffers. How...More
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Blessings, Dave
Posted by davedsel57
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taking care of father with late stage dementia
oh my, I never thought it would be so hard. My fathers insurance ran out at the nursing home he was at...More
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Has any one tried Coconut Oil for Alzheimer patien...
So looking at trying Coconut oil and was just wondering if anyone has heard of using it for Alzheimers???
Posted by tearbear
Has any one tried Coconut Oil for Alzheimer patien...
So looking at trying Coconut oil and was just wondering if anyone has heard of using it for Alzheimers???
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Going outside when it's dark
My mom has Alzheimer's and is around stage 5 or 6. Our post office is about a mile from our house. My...More
Posted by ifeelveryalone
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CSI NY - Alzheimer's Story Line
My wife and I are fans of all the CSI TV series, and we watched CSI NY every Friday evening. Last night's...More
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Blessings, Dave
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Shakiness
I've noticed a recent and sudden onset of shakiness in my father who is in stage 2 AD. It's noticeable when he...More
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Pets In Pajamas
Hello, everyone. I thought it may provide a distraction and cheer some of us up if I shared recent pictures...More
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Blessings, Dave
Posted by davedsel57
December Check-In
Hello, everyone. It is not December 1 and a new month is here. The last days of 2012 are upon us. Many will...More
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Blessings, Dave
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Just need a listening ear ....
Tonight I'm exhausted! I've written several times before about the care of my mom who has Lewy Bodies...More
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December is almost here!
Hi Everyone, Thanksgiving is just the beginning of this holiday season. If we can retain that...More
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tearbear
Hello, I'm all alone and I'm not a confronter, my Mom does know that she has Alzheimers but forgets, not so...More
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HAPPY THANKSGIVING
Happy Thanksgiving to everyone. We are going out to Denny's tomorrow - just my wife, two sons and me. My...More
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Blessings, Dave
Posted by davedsel57
November Check-In
Happy November, Everyone, I've been busy with the final edits of my new book, "Support for...More
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Dementia - inappropriate touching of others and se...
Hello, I am new to this site and I am hoping to get help with my father's newest problem...I had to place him...More
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New Brain Cells
Hi Judy, Last evening I was reading about activity that one can do to help prevent alzheimers. The...More
Posted by 2010guardian
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lewey Body Dementia
My mom has dementia and I suspect Lewey Body Dementia, based on some of the reseach I have done. She has vivid...More
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NEW WebMD Answers!
Hi to all our wonderful community members! We're happy to announce the launch of a new tool here...More
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Early precautions/avoidance - prevention
With a hoped for possiblity of 'putting-off', or PREVENTING the Alzheimer's condition, I have begun...More
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Newby here!
Just joined this community. I'm the caregiver/daughter to my mother (for 17 months) who has been diagnosed...More
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