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Senile Dementia

from Mail Online

Sent to the asylum: The Victorian women locked up because they were suffering from stress, post natal depression and anxiety

Sarah Gardner, in an insane asylum. Diagnosis: Insanity caused by anxiety. Women could find themselves labelled insane and locked up in madhouses for a range of conditions – from postnatal depression to anxiety to alcoholism or senile dementia, and even for social transgressions such as infidelity (‘moral insanity’).

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Stages of Dementia. Poor judgment, memory deficit, irritability, apathy, indifference, pacing, restlessness, and agitation may signal a patient has developed dementia.

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from Etsy

Yellow Activity Pillow for Alzheimer's/Dementia

Yellow activity pillow for those with Alzheimer's or other dementia. $10 from every item goes to the Alzheimer's Association!

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