Ten Request From A Person With Alzheimer's.- close to my heart as my Dad had dementia and it was a long battle. I would perhaps leave out 'pray for me', as it's assuming everyone dealing with this is a person of faith and that's not always the case... just because you don't pray doesn't mean you care any less.
#Frontotemporal dementia is broad term for group of disorders caused by #progressive nerve cell loss in the frontal and temporal lobes of brain. Spindle neurons have 70% loss in Frontotemporal dementia patients while other neurons remain unchanged. Temporal lobes have specific function such as right temporal lobe involved in recognition of faces and known objects. Left temporal lobe involved in meaning of names and words of objects.
The Montessori method is being used to successfully engage Alzheimer’s disease patients, and it’s an idea that’s gaining traction in the caregiving community.
The meaning of life is our memories. That�s the thing makes us, �us�, and losing them is something we all fear.Alzheimers and dementia are two of the worst diseases which take our memories from us, even if we are not aware. There is no cure, no medicines to stop it ...
Every dementia story is different. "That light has become a beacon, deepening my sense of what it means to be human and what’s possible at the end of life. I carry it with me to this day..." A powerful short memoir of caring for her sister.
Doctors generally can tell if a person has advanced dementia. The symptoms are pretty obvious. But as a rule they can’t tell if it’s the Alzheimer’s form of dementia without an expensive, highly radioactive PET scan. Other than that, only an autopsy can confirm the presence of the brain plaques that mean it’s Alzheimer’s. That’s clearly
Crystals for Autism — Sugilite, Charoite, Moldavite, or Sodalite can help someone who is blessed with Autism. They are a higher vibrational person and these crystals can help them feel more at home here on Earth. Have them carry with them and/or sleep with it under their pillow. — Related Chakras: Earth, Root, and Solar Plexus
When people praise you, don't let it go to your head. When they criticize you, don't let it get to your heart.
Actor/director Terry Jones, 74, has been diagnosed with a rare form of dementia, called Primary Progressive Aphasia. Jones is best known as one of the members of Monty Python, which also included Terry Gilliam, John Cleese, Michael Palin and Graham Chapman(d. 1989). Jones directed some of the group’s best-known films, including “The Meaning of Life,” …