Life With Early Stage Dementia

Life With Early Stage Dementia

A listener asked if I would discuss interacting with someone with early to mid-stage dementia. I hope this episode helps you, also.  Write me at www.letstalkdementia.org  

$100 Million Dollars

$100 Million Dollars

The BOLD ACT was signed on December 31, 2018, and it provides $100 million dollars towards closing the existing infrastructure gaps in our health care system and help deliver valuable new resources for the prevention, treatment and care of Alzheimer's Disease. ...

Two Year Old Boy With Dementia

Two Year Old Boy With Dementia

Today's episode is not a cheery as usual, but I hope the cartoon above made you giggle.  We are talking about a two year old boy diagnosed with dementia.  How terribly sad, but his mother is inspiring.  Write me with your story at carol@letstalkdementia.org  

Tell Me More, Grandpa

Tell Me More, Grandpa

  It's a great day to sit down and talk with your LO (loved one) about their past.  What was their first paying job?  Did they like their boss?  Where did they go to high school?  Did they ever get in trouble while at school?  There are so many questions you can...

Life Is Always Changing

Life Is Always Changing

Life is always changing, and that is true no matter what life situation we might be experiencing.  Dementia makes it more difficult!  In today's episode we talk about that.  Write me with your thoughts - carol@letstalkdementia.org .

Let’s Have FUN!

Let’s Have FUN!

Having fun is such a healing part of our life.  If we laugh and relax, our body respond in a positive way.  This is true for your LO with dementia.  Don't forget to share fun "outside experiences" with them.  Today's episode relives my mother's trip to a park in the...

Pajamas and Caregiving

Pajamas and Caregiving

Can wearing pajamas while getting your loved one ready for bed be helpful? Could it lessen sundowning and sleepless nights? That's today's topic. Write me at carol@letstalkdementia.org

%d bloggers like this: