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What Do I With When Husband Becomes Violently Angry All The Time?
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A myALZteam Member

Never accept violence. It will not help him or you. Medication can help, and check with your doctor. Distraction to something else may help. With my wifes violence I felt that it was fear that was… read more

posted 1 day ago
Anyone Dealing With Persistent Delusions? How?
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A myALZteam Member

We've been dealing with delusions for several years now. Primarily started due to dry Macular degeneration/Charles Bonnet Syndrome. It was torture! Now, with the Alzheimer's adding to it, it's just… read more

posted 1 day ago
Is It Possible For Your LO To Feel Pain In A Dream? Still Does Not Remember The Dreams.
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A myALZteam Member

Yest. ad today he woke up not thinking about any dreams!! Yay! I hope this stays like this.

posted February 13
Is Anyone Having Problems With A Loved One Being Extremely Paranoid?
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My hubby thinks that everything I do with my phone is hacked. I tried to set up my old phone to take pictures of my dog while I am away. But he is sure that everyone else will watch and come get all of his stuff.

A myALZteam Member

When my husband couldnt find something, he thought our neighbor took it. Everything had padlocks. At one point he would sit on the porch at night with a gun on his lap. We no longer have guns in… read more

posted February 9
Does Anyone Have Any Advise About Dental Work When Dementia Gets Severe?
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I contacted a geriatric dentist in the area who's office has a lot of experience with dementia patients, but does not do sedation. I took her to a new dentist last week who said they were experienced, but there were so many distractions, including 3-4 extra people watching, that the x-rays were not good. They want to sedate for all of it. Are their pros and cons to sedation for dementia?

A myALZteam Member

Thank you so much. I appreciate hearing about your experience. Both of you who posted, I am very grateful. I accidentally hit my finger on something that hid the other post and blocked the person… read more

posted February 12
Do I Have Duck Duck Go Installed
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A myALZteam Member

An android phone is also on an app. It keeps others from seeing what you are looking at and protects your privacy secret.

posted February 9
My Husband Passed Away. This Group Was Good For Me But Now It's Time To Move On. Thank You Everyone.
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A myALZteam Member

Sorry for your loss. Hope God is good to you going forward

posted February 14
How Do I Help A Friend Who's Mother Has Dementia? The Person With Dementia Is In A Nursing Home And Has Been Very Sick-in Hospital.
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The person was treated in the hospital for pneumonia and heart issues. She's back in the NH today. They weren't pro-active about her condition while in the NH. Didn't diagnose with Pneumonia at NH.

A myALZteam Member

@A myALZteam Member I know!!It's just that she's been there for a year and with the dementia a change like that could be really difficult. I agree with you though. Supposedly they took an exray and it… read more

posted February 4
Looking For Government Programs That Could Subsidize My Income So Thst I Can Stay Home As My Husband's Full Time Caregiver. Any Suggestions?
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Located on Vancouver Island in BC 🇨🇦

A myALZteam Member

Thank you all for your suggestions

posted February 10
I’m Near The Woodlands,TX. Any References For ANY Kind Of Care?financial/home.Spouse Has Atypical Parkinsonism/FTD Which Has Progressed. 😢
A myALZteam Member asked a question 💭

A palliative care agency? We are 70 something. I am running on empty. He can do nothing on his on without my help so I’m exhausted. No family/friends. Thx

https://home.Spouse
A myALZteam Member

My husband has a Medicare Part D plan. Each year they perform a home visit (available for all on the plan, not because of my husband's AD) where they help us assess his situation and connect us with… read more

posted February 4
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