Sorry for the late reply. My grandmother is still doing a little better. And yes my grandfather has been checked out. He was in the hospital for over a week due to his complaints. After a CT scan, blood work, a swallow test, and staying on a holter moniter 24/7 it was determined that he is just suffering from Alzheimer's. He would tell everyone that he was paralyzed and couldn't move but if you held something out to him he would grab it. He would say he couldn't swallow but the swallow test showed him he could. He is just extremely paranoid too. It's so sad.View Thread
Reading this post has helped me understand my grandmother's feelings better. I wasn't aware of the paranoia either. My grandmother is accusing my grandfather of trying to cheat on her. (He has alzheimer's as well). My Mom helps care for them and nurses come from Home Health to care for my grandfather. During her very confused states she thinks that my mother and the nurses are girls coming to the house to take my grandfather away from her. Needless to say she is very vulgar to them and tells them he is hers and where they can go. She becomes very aggressive over it at times.View Thread
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