Search:

Type: Posts; User: Soobee

Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.25 seconds.

  1. Replies
    6
    Views
    300

    It is not easy to tell the different types of...

    It is not easy to tell the different types of dementia. Often the only way to confirm the type is after death if a post mortem is carried out.

    The diagnosis is usually made by scans and...
  2. Replies
    11
    Views
    242

    Yes I had asked for the Nursing home not to send...

    Yes I had asked for the Nursing home not to send mum to hospital. This was because the last time she was left in A&E for over ten hours in a soiled pad. I don't think they knew what to do with her...
  3. Thread: Hospitals

    by Soobee
    Replies
    18
    Views
    383

    Pleased that your wife is recovering. It does hit...

    Pleased that your wife is recovering. It does hit you later, doesn't it? Take care x
  4. Replies
    21
    Views
    414

    I'm so sorry to hear about your husband's...

    I'm so sorry to hear about your husband's passing. x
  5. Replies
    281
    Views
    6,436

    I echo what everyone has said. Feel free to post,...

    I echo what everyone has said. Feel free to post, you are speaking not only for yourself but also for others who aren't able to put these difficult thoughts and feelings into words.

    I was thinking...
  6. Replies
    281
    Views
    6,436

    hope it gets easier and clearer every day, Saffie...

    hope it gets easier and clearer every day, Saffie xx
  7. Thread: My new status

    by Soobee
    Replies
    28
    Views
    1,028

    if it all seems very big, try something small...

    if it all seems very big, try something small first. A day or a weekend before September...something little could lead to some wonderful trips :)
  8. Replies
    281
    Views
    6,436

    Just popping in to catch up and wish you well for...

    Just popping in to catch up and wish you well for your op tomorrow, Saffie. I'm not posting so much at the mo but I do pop in and see how people are doing. xx
  9. Replies
    63
    Views
    2,682

    I thought I would say watching both my parents...

    I thought I would say watching both my parents die.

    But other than "everything" I think I would single out the following things as being particularly challenging for me personally
    - trying to...
  10. really interesting question. Yes I think it would...

    really interesting question. Yes I think it would matter what kind of memories were being recalled and what part of that person's lives was paramount. For most people it is the teenage years that are...
  11. It's a standard letter. I got one the other day...

    It's a standard letter. I got one the other day and was a little embarrassed because I hadn't thought to let them know that mum had died.

    I'm sorry it was distressing though. I think they do have...
  12. Replies
    33
    Views
    963

    my condolences to you.

    my condolences to you.
  13. Thread: Simon Mayo

    by Soobee
    Replies
    24
    Views
    1,641

    yes, I found myself with wet-eye whilst listening...

    yes, I found myself with wet-eye whilst listening to it tonight. I love the confessions, but this one wasn't really a confession was it?

    I am glad the young chap made that old lady very happy by...
  14. Replies
    20
    Views
    628

    You could not get a bed in the lift at mum's...

    You could not get a bed in the lift at mum's nursing home either, but it did fit a wheelchair. She was bed-bound but they got her up to her room in this wheelchair and then she was stuck up there in...
  15. Replies
    9
    Views
    399

    Glad to hear she has accepted the care home and...

    Glad to hear she has accepted the care home and seems to be happy there, Issy.
  16. Replies
    856
    Views
    45,246

    I hope your day is full of comforting memories of...

    I hope your day is full of comforting memories of Dhiren.
  17. Replies
    3
    Views
    522

    I am sorry to read about your mum's...

    I am sorry to read about your mum's deterioration.

    I remember feeling similar as I watched my mum go in the last year. Our circumstances are quite similar, mum was 71 when she died in January, my...
  18. Replies
    27
    Views
    787

    Yes swearing an oath at any solicitor only costs...

    Yes swearing an oath at any solicitor only costs 7.

    Sounds like it will be easier than you thought, Saffie. :)
  19. Replies
    27
    Views
    787

    just get a valuation or two from your local...

    just get a valuation or two from your local estate agents. They are free. They will just come round and advise. I don't think zoopla is very accurate.

    There was 40k difference in valuation...
  20. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,057

    Thinking of you and sending my condolences.

    Thinking of you and sending my condolences.
  21. Thread: The funeral

    by Soobee
    Replies
    22
    Views
    698

    I would have loved to have met your dad too. He...

    I would have loved to have met your dad too. He was obviously a character. Thank you for writing about him, and I hope you are pleased he had such a lovely send off.
  22. Replies
    87
    Views
    14,623

    Thinking of you Jan. Did you keep the cake tin in...

    Thinking of you Jan. Did you keep the cake tin in the end?
  23. It's very hard. My mum had vascular dementia...

    It's very hard. My mum had vascular dementia which was diagnosed in 2009 although we believe she had it for at least a year before that. She lived for 5 years after diagnosis and was bedbound for the...
  24. Thread: Johnboy

    by Soobee
    Replies
    22
    Views
    1,490

    I think my dad wanted to be buried in a natural...

    I think my dad wanted to be buried in a natural burial ground so that we didn't have somewhere to go and see him. He didn't want to think of us having to go back and tending a grave. But I really...
  25. Replies
    29
    Views
    717

    I am sorry for your loss Number3Daughter and...

    I am sorry for your loss Number3Daughter and weechris. My thoughts are with you.
Results 1 to 25 of 105
Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4