weight loss

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    Losing weight- eating well

    My Husband is 85 and has Vascular dementia. He was diagnosed June last year but has had symptoms for some time. He seems to be going through stages rapidly, can no longer weight bear, so has been hoisted for last 6 months, also now needs help with feeding/ fluid intake. Talks very little now...
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    Either total denial, extreme anxiety or tears....

    So my mums condition is worsening. Getting very anxious about everything. Still in denial that she needs any kind of assistance and is getting very gaunt through not eating enough. I ask her about eating and she either says she absolutely eats and cooks fine or just cries. She will not let me...
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    Severe weight loss

    Hi all My Mum (86) has been in a lovely home for almost a year now, following an exhausting 2 years trying to keep her in her own home, where she wanted to be. The carers are great, and seem to know the residents and their needs well. She’s comfortable, and seems to have reached a ‘pleasant’...