alzheimers Articles
My mom has cancer
Saturday, October 25th, 2014 by MissBert
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My mom has stage-4 ovarian cancer. I have no time to devote to this blog as it's taking all I have, and more, to give her the care she needs. She's not terminal at this point; the doctor believes she can live 5 years, but she first has to survive chemo, surgery, and more chemo, w... Read more
Today is World Mental Health Day
Friday, October 10th, 2014 by Pamela R
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World Mental Health Day is observed on 10 October every year, with the overall objective of raising awareness of mental health issues around the world and mobilizing efforts in support of mental health.The Day provides an opportunity for all Continue reading Read more
Video – Love of Father (Dementia Dad)
Friday, September 26th, 2014 by Pamela R
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I was channel surfing on You tube and came across this video. As you read the title it says it will make you cry and I knew I shouldnt have watched it, only because I didnt feel like tearing up Continue reading Read more
Things to do with a Person who has Alzheimer’s Disease
Thursday, September 25th, 2014 by Pamela R
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When I was caring for my mom, I knew it was important to keep her busy, active and feeling valued. Not just through word but also through deed. Though she was limited in one way, physically she was alright and Continue reading Read more
Things to do with a Person who has Alzheimer’s Disease
Thursday, September 25th, 2014 by Pamela R
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When I was caring for my mom, I knew it was important to keep her busy, active and feeling valued. Not just through word but also through deed. Though she was limited in one way, physically she was alright and Continue reading Read more
Guest Poem – If Only For a Moment
Friday, September 5th, 2014 by Pamela R
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I never knew traveling on the road calledAlzheimers and Caregiving would allow me to meet personally, professionally andor on social media the many amazingpeople I have thus far. Whether theyre in the ALZfight from first-hand experience or in support or Continue reading Read more
TAKING AN ALZ PAUSE FOR….THE ALS ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE
Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 by Pamela R
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A few Alz supporters were mentioning on social media that we wish someone had thought of a cool way to raise money for Alzheimers as it is beingdone for ALSalso known as Lou Gehrigs disease. Not saying next summer Alz supporters cant piggy back on this, but it took one person to ... Read more
Pat Bowlen gives up control of Denver Broncos while he battles Alzheimer’s disease
Thursday, July 31st, 2014 by Pamela R
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Its never easy to hear about a person falling to Alzheimers and this post is about a member of the NFL, family Pat Bowlen. He isnt a former a player as we sadly hear about the many players succumbing to this disease or symptoms like it because of the hits taken throughout their c... Read more
The Beginning, The Middle or My Now…
Friday, July 25th, 2014 by Pamela R
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This post is a submission for Caring Across Generations second blog4care on Caring for Aging Parents. By sharing our powerful and personal stories, we hope to make a difference and create solutionsto the care crisis, together. As I pondered on what I wanted to write for this post... Read more
Blog 77: One Year Later | The End
Saturday, July 12th, 2014 by Lizzie Carver
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July 9th marked the one-year anniversary of my moms passing. This past year has been a time of learning how to live without my mom. Her death was the greatest loss I have ever known. As time goes on the permanency of her absence does not make things easier. Just when I think I ha... Read more
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