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Dementia – Momma’s Opinion of the Day – FUNNY!

Dementia – Momma’s Opinion of the Day – FUNNY!

My Momma has advanced Alzheimer's, and the last two weeks have been - well - horrible. She has experienced many problems that have made us all sad, and she has just not been close to "herself". Today, however, after a change in medication, she seemed more like...

Momma Doesn’t Want To Be President or a Striptease Artist

Momma Doesn’t Want To Be President or a Striptease Artist

I had a little fun with Momma talking about what she might like to be - President, Artist, Country Music Star, Striptease Artist?? She made me giggle. Today was a good day for Momma. She is living with advanced Alzheimer's and Parkinson's. She often struggles to find...

Dementia, Poopin’ and Fartin’ (Yes, FARTIN’!)

Dementia, Poopin’ and Fartin’ (Yes, FARTIN’!)

We all do it. We all poop and fart. But dementia can make that process more difficult. What can we do to help our loved ones? Why is it important? Listen in to learn more. Write me at carol@letstalkdementia.org    [youtube...

Momma, Dementia, and “A Crock of Crap” (Her Words!)

Momma, Dementia, and “A Crock of Crap” (Her Words!)

My Momma, Vera, has advanced Alzheimer's. In this video she struggles to sort blocks by color and place them in the holes that match their shape. You must listen to the end for the best part. She is so funny some days. [youtube...

Pretty Fingernails, Depends That Fit and Dementia

Pretty Fingernails, Depends That Fit and Dementia

Why are pretty fingernails, depends that fit and clothing that looks good important in our caregiving dementia? Do our loved ones really care about these things? I've got an opinion on the subject. Listen in to learn more. [youtube...

I Don’t Know About Tomorrow

I Don’t Know About Tomorrow

Life has been difficult for Momma.  Life has been difficult for all of us.  We don't know what tomorrow will hold, but we know WHO holds tomorrow.  I hope you enjoy this short video montage featuring none else than MY MOMMA! [youtube...

Too Many Changes At One Time

Too Many Changes At One Time

A new community, a new medication, and a new set of problems. It all happened at the same time for Momma, and I really wish I had not added the new medication. Life is challenging when you are caregiving for someone with dementia. Don't make it harder by making too...