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Wanting to do things but then not

Wanting to do things but then not

My MIL frequently asks to go places and to do things, like a walk in the countryside or swimming or shopping. She has a couple of clubs she attends too. But when it actually comes to going or doing these things, she then changes her mind, saying she is too tired. She is also sleeping a lot more. Have had her antidepressant increased but little change. Is this the way it goes? She is 84, do we expect too much? Thanks for reading.

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A myALZteam Member said:

Yes I had this experience also. I feel it is withdral and they are often aware of the cognitive deficits and they are embarrassed. Social isolation is… read more

posted 8 days ago
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