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Dementia: Wonder Woman Is Back!

Most people who came across Maureen yesterday would not have believed she has a diagnosis of severe dementia.  He exploits even amazed me: She booked her own appointment at the Reception Desk of our dentist. She accompanied me and Girl Monday … Continue reading

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Dementia: It’s Looking Good!

Everyone who has seen it is impressed with our Sun Room: it has the wow factor.  I will post photographs later in the week.  When Our Key Worker visited yesterday he was very impressed with the facilities we now have … Continue reading

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Dementia: Waiting For A Bed

Maureen is waiting for a bed on the Konar Suite – a specialist unit for dementia.  Consultants have decided to review her diagnosis and monitor her presentation.  They are hoping a bed might become available before the weekend. The above news came late … Continue reading

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Dementia: CHC Is The Answer!

If ever I needed it the evidence that Maureen needed CHC  it was before my very eyes and ears in bucket fulls yesterday.  In the morning the singing and laughter from Maureen and Girl Thursday Morning almost drowned out the … Continue reading

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Dementia: I’ve Had Enough

I made a call to Single Point of Access early this morning to ask our Key Worker to call a meeting of our Multi-Disciplinary Team within the next few days. I’m sick and tired of contacting professionals who really haven’t … Continue reading

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Dementia: More Help Needed

Posted at 3 am:   Our Anniversary Celebrations went well with a day of togetherness.  We didn’t do anything special but I tried to spoil my Bride with lots of TLC.  She loved the evening concert with Andre Reui and despite … Continue reading

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Dementia: Give Us Just A Little More Time

  I have been pressing for a review of Maureen presentation.  This has resulted in the suggestions that a Best Interest Meeting is the way forward.  I’m not sure that a BIM is needed after how she presented yesterday: She chatted … Continue reading

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Dementia: Adventure Time

We had a great day yesterday when Maureen was amazing. She is game for an adventure this morning so we are off on one. On some days you just have to go for it! More details later……

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Dementia : A Nightingale Sang

Maureen loves Nat King Cole and would sing the above number word perfect. How wonderful if another Nightingale: Dr Dan gives us both something to sing about:

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Dementia: Keeping The Pressure On

It took three heating engineers to replace worn out radiators yesterday.  Maureen must have realised there was no gain without pain and ended up serenading them with Happy Talk as they worked around her in the lounge.  This was a very … Continue reading

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