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Improving the eating habits of a person with dementia

By Christina Macdonald

A person with dementia may develop erratic eating patterns, with an increased need for sugary foods. You may find they develop a sweet tooth they never had before.   376 more words

“Further to Fly”

There may come a time
When you’ll be tired,
As tired as a dream that wants to die.

This is how I see my blog: a dream that wants to die. 732 more words


My Life Outside my Illness

I started my website about 4 months ago. The reason why I started it, was to help people who are going through chronic illnesses and spread awareness to those who aren’t. 11 more words


Thanksgiving For the Ages

This story is based on a family I had in counseling.

The preparations were underway for our family of 16 to have Thanksgiving Dinner together.  It had been years since we were all together and between running to the airport, changing sheets, setting the tables and pulling out family recipes, my Mother kept wandering through the house, moving things around and asking what the food is for. 282 more words

Slow, Slow, Quick-Quick, Slow

By My Dad…..

On a Tuesady morning there is a dance and movement session for an hour in the care home. I go in and help Jane with participating and I and the staff feels she benefits greatly from this. 591 more words

The Weekly Health Quiz: Weight Loss, Pesticides and the First Digital Pill

Test your knowledge of this week’s health news.

Published: November 17, 2017 at 05:30AM


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