The answer to this question will be as varied as the number of people it applies to. Every individual person and family is different. A member of our Facebook community asked this question recently, so I thought I would do some research as well as share my experiences and thoughts with you all, with the… Read More How long can my loved one with dementia stay at home alone?
Here is an excellent article if you are facing anger and aggression in your loved one with dementia. I was blessed to have almost the opposite. The dementia brought a new positivity to my Mum who had experienced a lot of extreme stress and the dementia brought a kind of oblivious contentment. My Dad also… Read More Anger and Aggression Caused by Dementia
Grief is a wave that can come crashing in at any time. Ordinarily we think of grief as a process experienced when someone dies. With Dementia, the grieving process starts at the beginning and continues whilst your loved one is alive and deteriorating, as well as following their death. The Irish Hospice Foundation say this:… Read More A Different Type of Grieving Process