Alzheimers Support Group
Nov 30 in Alzheimers, Dementia
I'm new to the site. Hi :) Well my mother takes care of my grandparents, who have Dementia and Alzheimer's. It's tough to see them slip before my eyes. They aren't in critical condition, just minor, but they cannot remember most things. I have the sa...
Nov 21 in Abuse, Adderall, Alzheimers
So, I joined yesterday, posted a little intro, had several people comment, hopefully made some friends but then by early this morning, the site said I don't exist! Why would this happen? I just had to rejoin again. It let me use the same user name an...
Nov 19 in Alzheimers
My mom is 79 and I do believe in the early stage of alzheimers. She refuses to let her Dr. try meds. How rapidly does Alzheimers progress? Right now she forgets alot of short term stuff. Will call me a half dozen times in a day not realizing she ...
Nov 6 in Alzheimers
My mom is in stage 3 dementia. She is not able to take care of herself and I have moved her in with me. She is very upset and wants to go back home. How do I explain to her that she no longer can live by herself?
Oct 27 in Alzheimers, Bipolar, Lupus
It's been awhile since I posted. My mom is about to be 70 and is progressing through the middle stages of Alzheimer's. I live with my parents; my dad and I try to care for her. She's finally gotten on an antidepressant and mood stabilizer, and I thin...
Jul 28 in Alzheimers
I live with my grandparents and I have to watch my grandma I have no choice. I'm not a nurse and I have no knowledge at all of how to take care of someone with Alzheimers all this is new to me. My grandma forgotten everyone but her husband she's rest...
Aug 5 in Bipolar, Alzheimers, Caregivers
I feel like my life is crashing down. I lost my Dad in December 2011; six months later, my Mom was diagnosed with Alzheimer's Dementia She has always been a verbally abusive, critical & negative person. Alzheimer's has made that 100 times worse...
Oct 13 in Alzheimers
hello, this is first day to come to this group, my mother is 75 yrs. old was just diagnosed with dementia-alzheimers, I am an only child and 58 yrs.old, I am in shock denial I don't know what she is in a rehab right now was in the hospital for surger...
Oct 12 in Alzheimers
hi I am new to the group.my mother has alzhimers.three weeks ago she wanted to come live with me I told her to give me a couple days till I got her room ready.she has been living with my sister for 25 years.since I didn't bring her home immediately s...