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  1. Thread: Oh brother

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    Do you mean that literally -- she is being cued...

    Do you mean that literally -- she is being cued by the clock striking one -- or you just mean this happens every afternoon? If you silenced the clock, would it make any difference?
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    Try Advanced Search, Keyword(s) 'quetiapine',...

    Try Advanced Search, Keyword(s) 'quetiapine', Search Titles Only.

    You'll find a good few discussions and experiences, good and bad.
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    Annuities and care costs

    Some previous discussions that may be of interest:

    Annuities, anyone used them?
    http://forum.alzheimers.org.uk/showthread.php?57857

    Does anyone have experience of using annuities to fund care...
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    Nice one. Reminds me of this:

    Nice one. Reminds me of this:
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    I think what you're proposing sounds reasonable...

    I think what you're proposing sounds reasonable and likely to be OK (though of course you know all the circumstances and I don't).

    Hard to find useful guidance on...
  6. As jenniferpa points out, it's not allowed. ...

    As jenniferpa points out, it's not allowed.

    Ref also:

    Continuing care FAQs
    http://www.nhs.uk/CarersDirect/guide/practicalsupport/Pages/continuing-care-faq.aspx



    Is it possible to pay...
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    Dad perked up again after seizure...

    Dad perked up again after seizure
    http://forum.alzheimers.org.uk/showthread.php?72038
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    Having an isolation switch on the wall operated...

    Having an isolation switch on the wall operated with a key, or protected by a lockable cover, shouldn't be terribly expensive.

    It may be worth it if you do want other people to be able to use the...
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    So: even though medical care is solely...

    So: even though medical care is solely palliative, the doctor doesn't consider not attempting resuscitation to be a logical consequence?

    And even though your mother does not have capacity, the GP...
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    Does she go out on her own (so she really needs...

    Does she go out on her own (so she really needs the keys)?

    Can you attach the keys to something that she always takes with her (such as her handbag)?

    Does she 'hide' the keys somewhere in the...
  11. Thread: simpleminds

    by nmintueo
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    Controlling outgoing calls...

    Controlling outgoing calls
    http://forum.alzheimers.org.uk/showthread.php?55116#post726890
  12. Second that. "Alzheimer's Society" is fine.

    Second that. "Alzheimer's Society" is fine.
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    Really? 10 December 2013 Dementia: Five...

    Really?


    10 December 2013
    Dementia: Five priorities
    By James Gallagher
    Health and science reporter, BBC News
    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25263341
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    I rather agree. For myself, I'd want a diagnosis,...

    I rather agree. For myself, I'd want a diagnosis, but precise diagnosis would matter a lot more if led to a useful prognosis or - especially - to effective treatment. Currently, it doesn't really do...
  15. Thread: Simon Mayo

    by nmintueo
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    For anyone who wants to listen to that item, the...

    For anyone who wants to listen to that item, the podcast page was updated today:

    Simon Mayo's Confessions
    http://www.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/series/confess


    A waltzing wartime wonder and other...
  16. Thread: Simon Mayo

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    Simon Mayo's Confessions...

    Simon Mayo's Confessions
    http://www.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/series/confess

    ... looks like it won't get updated until Friday.


    Twitter feed maybe alludes to it, but if we haven't heard it, leaves...
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    Interesting recent thread on just that topic: ...

    Interesting recent thread on just that topic:

    Certain he has seen certain programmes before
    http://forum.alzheimers.org.uk/showthread.php?68594
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    "Life is like a sewer; what you get out of it...

    "Life is like a sewer; what you get out of it depends on what you put into it."

    Hadda Brooks won't be around to play at my funeral; oh, well.
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    All the more reason for people to have and use a...

    All the more reason for people to have and use a Power of Attorney for Health and Welfare.

    A duty of candour toward the 'service user' -- the person with dementia -- raises interesting questions....
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    I haven't seen postings before from people...

    I haven't seen postings before from people actually using that service, but here's one:
  21. Here's one source that might be helpful: ...

    Here's one source that might be helpful:

    Design Guides
    http://dementia.stir.ac.uk/design/design-guides



    The importance of lighting...
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    It's a simplified TV remote control; see...

    It's a simplified TV remote control; see Lindy50's post or previous thread:

    Simple TV remote
    http://forum.alzheimers.org.uk/showthread.php?14246

    I do like the Flipper (and there's a...
  23. Thread: Dnr

    by nmintueo
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    There have been many past discussions (though I...

    There have been many past discussions (though I think they can be hard to find using the search facility, as it doesn't consider such short search terms as "DNR" or "DNAR"; you may get better results...
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    If there has been a diagnosis of a condition that...

    If there has been a diagnosis of a condition that could affect his driving, he is required to report that to the DVLA. They may require a driving assessment and could revoke his licence (and of...
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    Some ways on this previous thread...

    Some ways on this previous thread.
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