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    AD Befriender

    I have seen a number of posts describing an Alzheimer's Befriender. How do you get one of these? It seems obvious but is it just a question of contacting your local society. By the way my mum has now stopped looking after herself, not bothering to eat properly, goes to bed early, and cries a...
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    Mum's got AD now.

    Mum's god AD now Thanks for replying. Dad is in his second stay at the assessment centre, last time if was for approximately 6 weeks and this time he has been there from Easter. My sister is their carer (direct payments scheme from social services), but mum won't have anyone else in the...
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    Mum's got AD now.

    Hi, Everyone, Just when I thought we were coping with Dad's AD we have now been told that mum is in the early stages as well. Mum was put on Aricept after visiting the memory clinic. Unfortunately it made her sick and so was told to stop taking the medication (she only took 2). She...
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    Mum is so low without dad

    Can someone help me please. I need advice on how to deal with my mum who is missing my dad terribly. They have been married for well over 60 years. Dad is in an assessment unit and mum is finding it very difficult being without him. She only wants him back home but until his condition is...