Curated by Sandy Spencer
The Stages and Levels of Alzheimer's dementia
There are 7 Stages of Alzheimer's and 7 Levels of dementia. Do you know them? http://www.free-alzheimers-support.com
John Unterfranz was teaching night school in Merrillville when he first noticed the signs. He would get to a certain point in a lesson, then completely forget what he was trying to explain.
It seems like we're seeing early onset Alzheimer's more and more lately. How would you cope if it happened to you.
What plans must be made and family members told? How long do you want to live at home.
All of this is so important and I am so glad my Mom and I had talked about it many times before I ever heard the word Alzheimer's. Has your family shared their preferences if a terminal illness happens?
As Mom’s loss of memory slid from early stage to middle stage Alzheimer’s, I still didn’t recognize the symptoms but thought Mom’s behavior nothing more than regular aging and illness. She became plagued with bouts of colic as bad as any newborn baby would suffer. She would call her neighbor, who would call an ambulance, …