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    Progression of Fronto-temporal dementia

    Thanks, Skyrim, good of you to reply. Anna
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    Progression of Fronto-temporal dementia

    Hi there, Dad was diagnosed a year ago with fronto-temporal dementia, aged 70, and I'm wondering if there are others who can share how this more rare type of dementia has progressed with their own relative? The doctors and consultant have been open about the 3-8 year life expectancy (though we...
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    Won't get out of the bath

    Hi there, My Dad has fronto-temporal dementia, diagnosed a year ago, he's still mobile but deteriorating quickly. This evening he refused to get out of the bath (didn't or couldn't respond) . He has a carer for an hour each evening and this is the first time there's been a problem getting out...
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    Security mat for the bedroom at night?

    Thanks so much for the really quick answers, and plentiful options you've opened up to us. Quilty, I am N.Ireland, Mum and Dad are Rep. of Ireland. Dad's is fronto-temporal dementia, only a year since diagnosis but progressing what seems like awfully quickly. Every time I go there, every...
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    Security mat for the bedroom at night?

    Hi there, Is there a good online resource for supplies associated with dementia care - for the sorts of things we are starting to need at home for my Dad? Someone has told me about a security type mat which can be placed beside the bed or at the door, so that if Dad gets up to go out during...