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Caretaker, Caregiver?  

The next 3 posts are guest posts from Gemma Tammas, a continuous narrative in three parts.


by Gemma Tamas          2011 October ©

I am a wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. 437 more words


The Nor-Dekes and Fate

Ryan has a complete, total, “stop the world it’s on like donkey kong” passion. Hockey.

This kid. *eye roll here* had begged to play hockey for a local beer league when he moved in with me BEFORE our wedding. 438 more words


"Another Fork in the Road" . . . Brain Injury Radio Network . . . Interview: Jeannette Davidson-Mayer

YOU Are Invited!

When Jeannette Davidson-Mayer’s husband, DeWayne, had five brain injuries – the result of his active duty in Iraq – Jeannette became his caregiver. 168 more words

Donna O'Donnell Figurski

Is there an answer?

When one reaches the end of the rope what comes next?

Do you fall?

Do you grab another rope?

Do you grow wings and fly? 17 more words


Moffitt CC Neuro ICU

I can tell you this, Ryan’s neurosurgeon was a brain tumor excision NINJA! Ryan woke up with NO motor deficits! He had some temporary cognitive impairment, and now that he’s had some time, he does have some true cognitive loss, however it’s so easily adapted to, if you walked up to him you would never know he had some loss. 509 more words


Book Launch Highlights and Video

 Caring for a Husband with Dementia:

The Ultimate Survival Guide

On Thursday, April 16, 2015, a book launch celebration for Caring for a Husband with Dementia was held at McNally Robinson Booksellers in Winnipeg. 333 more words