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  1. Alone Again

    Another disturbed night with my wife not sleeping. When I ask what's wrong she just says that there are things that she needs to sort out but refused to tell me what they are. She again denies that we are married and says that I frighten her.

    Maybe I show my frustrations too much but I am tired most of the time and find it difficult to cope with her mood-swings. I am constantly on my guard about reacting to her in the wrong way.

    I feel so alone now as my wife is the ...
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  2. The first conversation

    Hi,

    My father has been showing signs of Alzheimers for a few years but now it is bad enough that it can no long be ignored and blamed on old age.

    Next week I am driving home to talk with my mom to my father about what we are seing and telling him that we think it is time for him to get professional help.

    I have no idea 1. how to start this conversation and 2. how he will react.

    I'm sure that there are many of you who have has this difficult ...
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  3. Hello

    I've recently registered with the Society and would like to express my appreciation to all concerned for the work you do.

    My wife has not been diagnosed formally with dementia and is having blood tests next week after I finally managed to get her to see the doctor. She does not recognise me as her husband, forgets where she puts things and has constant mood swings. We live in Italy having moved here some time ago, when she was in the best of health. We have no children and the only ...
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  4. Hello!

    Hi. I have just registered on the site tonight. My mum has recently been diagnosed as suffering from the early stages of alzheimers. We are struggling as a family to come to terms with this and to understand what this will mean for mum in the future. It is comforting to see that there is a good support network, not just for the person suffering from this awful illness, but for their families. We are on an emotional roller coaster at the moment - on top of the world when mum has a good day , and ...
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  5. GPS tracker device

    My father is in early stages of dementia. His main hobby is walking but over the past few weeks he is getting disoriented and neighbours have had to direct him home. This very worrying and I was wondering if someone could recommend a GPS tracker device. I know there are a few on the market but didnt know which to buy.

    Yours, inappreciation
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