Dementia: Assessment Needed

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There is a fundamental change in Maureen’s presentation and  assessment is needed.

My priority is to minimise distress and thankfully she recognises my voice.

I still have this dreadful infection and am singing in a croaky voice.

Thank goodness for paracetamol honey and lemon juice.

Back to hand holding and waiting for the return call.

Over and out!

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About Remember Me

I am a retired adult educator. My wife had a stroke in February 2014 and now has mixed dementia. Her recovery from stroke has been exceptional apart from 50% loss of peripheral vision and vascular damage. 'Dharma For Dementia' is my approach to being Maureem's Care Partner: it aims to end the suffering of 'Prescribed Disengagement' (Swaffer) .
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4 Responses to Dementia: Assessment Needed

  1. AmazingSusan says:

    keep holding hands ❤

    Like

  2. dbb34 says:

    Love the wordle…

    Put a bit of grated ginger in that drink, it does help.

    We all send hugs 😘 😇 And are thinking if you

    Like

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