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    Last Nights TV

    I just wondered if anyone saw last night's TV programme on the Million Dollar Pigeon Race. It was an interesting documentary showing people involved in the pigeon race fraternity talking to the old boy with his loft in the garden through to the new trendy racing syndicates racing for hundreds...
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    Games and Activities for someone with dementia?

    Hi there. My mum has got vascular dementia and as you say we have good and bad days but here are some of the stuff we have come up with to help her through the day. Adult colouring books - available from most bookshops and artists suppliers - we have a rule that whatever she wants to do in...
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    Sun Downing

    Hi Everyone. Just a quick thought. A number of people on previous posts have mentioned sun downing. In fact this was mentioned to me when I first wrote, worried about my mum and her fits of depression in the evening and restlessness. We are now learning to deal with the situation and offer...
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    Making life more comfortable

    Items of use One of the things that we find my mother does now is hide things. We know we can put a key fob finder in her bag - you keep the finder unit, press a button and the lost bag rings! However we need something that can be attached to smaller items - like glasses or watches (these get...
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    Making life more comfortable

    Items of use One of the things that we find my mother does now is hide things. We know we can put a key fob finder in her bag - you keep the finder unit, press a button and the lost bag rings! However we need something that can be attached to smaller items - like glasses or watches (these get...
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    Advise Please

    First of all, I am a new member to this forum, but I am finding the information here invaluable, thank you. My 62 year old mother is currently going through the long (and seemingly never ending) process of diagnosis and medication. We are undergoing hit and miss trials of anti-depressants...