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  1. Aurora3

    Worried about my grandma - dementia or thyroid?

    That's ridiculous! Well done you for pushing! This is my worry, I don't think my mum wants to admit to herself just how worrying it is. After the blood results came back fine I asked so what now? She said now that the stress my Grandma was dealing with is over hopefully that will be it now and...
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    Worried about my grandma - dementia or thyroid?

    So her bloods came back fine... :(
  3. Aurora3

    Worried about my grandma - dementia or thyroid?

    Thank you! That's really helpful. I will make sure my mum goes with my grandma to the GP and pushes for a referral to the memroy clinic if the bloods come back with nothing. When my grandma went originally and mentioned her memory problems she said that the GP said it could be to do with all the...
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    Worried about my grandma - dementia or thyroid?

    She is, I just mean hopefully my Grandma will agree so it doesn’t have to be difficult. What does the diagnosis process usually involve?
  5. Aurora3

    Worried about my grandma - dementia or thyroid?

    Yes I think so too, always best to have more than one set of ears there. My mum is seeing her today so she's going to suggest going with her to the doctors if the blood tests come back with nothing. Hopefully she'll agree.
  6. Aurora3

    Concerns for 62 year old husband

    We've been experiencing a similar thing with my Grandma. We've noticed mood changes, she's been getting very anxious over things she didn't previously, to the point where she's having heart palpitations and difficulty sleeping. She's also been forgetting plans she'd arranged with family members...
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    Worried about my grandma - dementia or thyroid?

    We've been worried about my grandma for a few months now, and I was wondering if anyone might be able to help give my some insight with their own experiences or advice. Sorry if this is quite a long post! I really appreciate anyone taking the time to read. Not long ago (around early summer I...