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September was the month we returned to school after the long summer holiday. I hated the end of the summer but it was good to see everyone again - they always seemed different and to have grown so much.
Years pass so quickly and September always reminds me of milestone times, tinged with sadness.
My dearest dad died on 2nd September 2008. I recall a fine rain falling relentlessly. He was released at last from his terrible suffering.
My darling husband
Well, nephew has decided not to move in. Can't say I blame them as there was so much to take on.We, inc. Mum, have just got back from acouple of days away, to go and see other nephews' passing out parade. All very tired now, especially me.Because I'm single, it's down to me to be in charge of Mum. Anyway, it was a lovely time. Got lots of photos. Mum kept getting mixed up on whose POP it was though. She has 5 grandsons, and this was her third POP, so can't blame her lol. What is of concern though,
[QUOTE=TedHutchinson;502371][url=http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3001215/?tool=pubmed]Clinical Aspects of Melatonin Intervention in Alzheimer’s Disease Progression[/url]
Your doctor should be able to prescribe melatonin to help restore circadian rhythm.
If not it's readily available from the USA. Time release is probably better. You may want to split the dose so one early evening and one on getting into bed. That way the first will make it easier to go to sleep
2 pointers re managing death.
1-Syringe driver is a tiny thin tube that goes under the skin to allow hourly automated doses of meds to be pumped in via a syringe held in a little case the size of a small video tape. Can i just point out that getting the syringe driver put up can be tricky. I wouldn't trust the District Nurses to be 100% on top of this so suggest you check it out alongside them. You will need a "buff " form for the meds to go into the syringe driver, you
Well, I've just sat down and cried my eyes out. My husband Graham is in late stage and living at home with me. Time are tough. Friday morning we came downstairs to make the coffee, he always likes to stand really close to me, suddenly he made a terrible noise and jerked forward violently onto the kitchen unit. He was ridgid, luckily I managed to hold him from behind and gently lower him to the floor. I thought he was dead, he was not breathing was totally stiff and blood was running out of his