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What to do if a person with dementia becomes agitated

Sometimes people with Alzheimer’s and other dementias suddenly lash out in anger or break down hysterically. What should you do?

Most of us aren’t that good at dealing with upset emotions and behaviors. 870 more words



I’ve been dying to see Logan since the Johnny Cash “Hurt” trailer for it came out. That trailer should have won an Academy Award. Is there one for trailers? 1,745 more words

Mental Illness

Highly Intuitive or Psychotic?

via Daily Prompt: Symptom

The symptoms of a highly intuitive person and someone who is psychotic are so similar they can be hard to differentiate. Some examples are seeing and hearing things others can’t, tremors, agitation, and hypersensitivity to noises. 488 more words

Random Stuff

Right There

You know there’s those times. Those times when I’m agitated and need you. Out of my mind and beat down. Dark or dirty in that fucked up state of mind and only you can bring me down. 144 more words


The Many Faces of Bipolar

I lay here curled under the covers at 1pm. Motionless I stare at the curtain blocking the world out.  Sometimes I think it ripples feeling the breeze against the window.   359 more words

Bipolar Disorder


I came back to my house yesterday afternoon and immediately felt really relaxed and at peace. Last week felt like a really long and stressful week and the night before I came home I was sick in the toilet during the night; I’m not sure why that happened but I felt really tired as a result. 430 more words