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    I am addicted to Rightmove :) Using Zoopla is a good idea for values etc. thanks for the tip. We are certainly considering bungalows, as there do seem to be more of these than houses in East Anglia anyway. The advice re Tennants in Common is good and we will certainly discuss that with our...
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    Reassured Thank you Piph, Chuggalug and Cragmaid for taking the time to reply to me. Your comments are very reassuring, and yes there are moments of slight panic. Mostly I can cope, just don't need to be doing my thinking in the middle of the night! At the moment we are very lucky in having...
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    We have recently returned to live in the UK from Africa as my husband can no longer work having been diagnosed with Early Onset Alzheimer's earlier in the year. We have savings, but need to find a house to buy and sign on with a doctor, or the other way around? I will need to get a job, but...
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    Suspected AD confirmed

    Yesterday I told my husband he has Alzheimer's. I had been dreading doing this but yesterday the medical report arrived and he naturally wanted to know what it said. I drip fed him the less scary details and then once we were home he read the full report - came as a massive shock as he had no...
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    Suspected AD confirmed

    Yup, it is the unpredictability that gets to me - I prefer to be really organised and know what is planned out for years ahead! Obviously that has to change. Fortunately the company he works for is being really helpful and his job is about to change drastically for the better for my husband...
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    Suspected AD confirmed

    Hello Grannie G, you have nailed my biggest dilemma - when is best for my husband to move! The company he works for are bending over backwards trying to accommodate him, with a totally revised job description hopefully kicking on next month. I know my husband would not want to leave them in the...
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    Suspected AD confirmed

    Hi Kevinl,as a first time user I was hesitant about how much detail I put out here and realise I've given very little to go on! My husband is a farmer with much specialist knowledge that the company he works for are desperate to try and harness. They are doing their utmost to accommodate his...
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    Suspected AD confirmed

    Hi, my husband's AD was confirmed to me by the neurologist, how on earth do I tell him the news? We live in East Africa and the doctors are not exactly down the road. Really not sure what sort of reaction this news would have or should I leave it to the doctor to tell him? My husband is 60 and...