Video: Directionally Challenged Life With Dementia

Video: Directionally Challenged Life With Dementia

Watch this video on youtube   ~   Let’s Talk Dementia Channel on Youtube Do you get lost in the mall? Imagine having dementia and trying to find your way around. Life can be difficult! We upload two dementia education videos every week to...
Dementia and Clothing That is Uncomfortable

Dementia and Clothing That is Uncomfortable

Raise your hand if you enjoy wearing clothes that are uncomfortable.  I tell my husband,  “We should not think about our underwear, socks or shoes during the process of the day.  They should only come to mind when it is time to put on PJ’s.”  If you...
My World Turned Upside Down – And That Isn’t Happy!

My World Turned Upside Down – And That Isn’t Happy!

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSSMomma’s long term care insurance policy made a drastic change in payment. It resulted in an extremely stressful situation. What happened next? Listen to hear my...
Medications And What Time To Give Them

Medications And What Time To Give Them

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSSAfter tucking Momma into bed and getting her so relaxed, she was being awakened to give her the prescribed nighttime medications. That just did not sound smart to...
Maximizing The Good Hours of The Day

Maximizing The Good Hours of The Day

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSSMomma is only awake a few hours of the day. The time she gets up each day is important considering she sundowns very early in the day. Should she get up...
What Happens When They Won’t Eat?

What Happens When They Won’t Eat?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSSShould you force food if your loved one doesn’t want to...
Eating With Your Loved One

Eating With Your Loved One

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSSDon’t you enjoy a good meal with people whose company you enjoy, also? Your folks with dementia feel the same...