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If a petscan or even better, an amyloid petscan of the brain is done and it shows amyloid plaque, that would indicate Alzheimer's. My wife had an amyloid petscan 4 years ago and it showed moderate… read more
Offer small amounts of some favorite food. Macaroni and cheese is easy to eat. My husband now eats with his hands and sometimes gets upset when I try to wipe hands clean. A protein drink is another… read more
@A myALZteam Member. good morning from Oregon.I'd love to hear what he does in this stage , ifvyiu mind sharing. .I think my. husband's might be in the moderate stage?? I get mixed up on the stage… read more
I know that it might be helpful to know what stage they are in etc., but my husband is aware enough that I think it would be very hurtful for him to hear that he is needing to be tested for this disease. Who does the testing? Am I better off just letting things be and dealing with the day to day situations as they come, rather than KNOWING officially what I already can see happening?
I felt better getting an answer to what was going on with me. Hearing the diagnosis was tough and emotions come with it. I chose to get tested to plan and prepare for the future. Do the things I can… read more
CTs are now used for diagnosis before death, and more neurologist are now willing to go with the symptoms after specific testing and based on experience (the latter is conjecture on my part)… read more
Hi. I car for my mom who has a duel diagnosis of altzhmers and vascular dementia. We have always managed to take her on holiday with us as a family but last year she got very distressed. So am looking for suggestion on where me and my mom can go away with other carers and sufferers in a dementia friendly place
It would have to be in this country and disable your friendly too as my mom is in a wheelchair. I feel it would be a shame for her to miss out and I am hoping that there are some places… read more
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