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Taking Mom to the Store

I head down the interstate to see my mom.  Today I am taking her to the doctor.  After that we’ll have lunch and then go grocery shopping. 399 more words

An Ice Breaker with Dementia - #3

A little preview from the previous post, We started by describing the two categories of genes which could influence whether a person could develop Dementia – The Risk and Deterministic Gene. 369 more words


Is greater cardiovascular fitness in midlife associated with decreased dementia risk in women?

This is my Mum, Violet, in the early 1950’s when she was in her early twenties. Mum is now 86. She went into a care home in October 2017. 581 more words

Cardiovascular Health

Almost Free...hmmm...

So it’s been a minute since I’ve been here. So much taking place with dementia and the rest of my life. I wanted to come and get it off my chest, but so tired thinking about issue after issue, that when time came to write, I just went to bed. 530 more words

Learn More About MorningStar at Bear Creek’s Memory Care

MorningStar Memory Care at Bear Creek is a senior living community devoted to the care of individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia… 312 more words

Senior Living

The Sea of Forgetfulness (FIVE MINUTE FRIDAY: OCEAN)

I wrote this piece near the end of last year about my dad to try to explain how it feels to love someone who has dementia and also to try to express how it might feel from his experience: 199 more words