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  1. Endless rounds of complaints

    Each week, my mother has a complaint she'll focus on.

    Examples:
    * her quiet roommate is too active and controlling
    * her clothes are inadequate
    * the people at her dinner table are idiots
    * the food other people eat isn't up to her standards
    * her dizziness
    * her misaligned eye
    * she doesn't want to go to any given appointment

    If I try to solve any problem, any solution is inadequate (or she wants the impossible.) She ...
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  2. Terrible siblings

    Advise pls, I do my moms food shopping who has dementia, my dreadful siblings keep texting me n leaving notes saying mom needs this n that n doesnt like this n that, I have said I will hide money in the house for them to use so when she needs something go n get it and leave the receipts, they are refusing to do this n say its not my money, mom n myself have held a joint bank account for over 10yrs, one of them is also paid as her carer, and does nothing, I have asked social services for help but ...
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  3. info

    hi - new to this. my dad has possible early stage alzhiemers (diagnosed via brain scan which suggest the brain has shrunk, suggesting early stages). the doctor is about to put him on meds to help slow the process and help his memory. where do we go for information? i have a million questions to ask - ie...how long before he deteriorates, why is he getting an ECG, is the diagnosis definate? etc etc. I wasn't there when the doctor visited. any help would be great. thanks.
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  4. Feeling sad

    HYA everyone i have dementia and feel my family and children has walked away i feel so sad and so lost .And where i live i dont see many people How do i cope with this dreadfull thing thankyou.
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  5. vitamins

    was wondering if anyone saw the tonight programme on itv1 they are saying about high strength vitamin b pills to try to slow down the start of dementia, ok it is most likely too late for most of our loved ones but was still considering it to try if it will help hold on to my dad's memories for a little longer any suggestions
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