Alzheimer's Question

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Has anyone else just lost interest in almost everything?

Has anyone else just lost interest in almost everything?

I am a 73 year old woman taking care of my husband at home. I feel like a 73 year old single parent of a toddler. I can not leave him alone, He uses a walker as he loses his balance easily. He weighs 180 lb and has trouble getting out of chairs, etc so I have to try to get him up and my shoulders and back are often in pain now.I have to help him with all of his needs including toileting, cleaning him after eating as he drools, wiping his bottom as he leaves… read more

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A myALZteam Member said:

You need respite care for sure. I'd also suggest bringing in some help, part time, whatever you can afford. What will happen to him if you can't care… read more

posted 7 days ago
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