Category Archives: Family

Updates on Mom

I know I haven’t posted much about Mommie on here lately. Been sharing a lot on Facebook & twitter. But here’s the latest. She’s been in her wheelchair for about a year now. She’s so unsteady on her feet that … Continue reading

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Changes

Moms doctor called me today. He said she’s lost 15 pounds since last month and is dehydrated. It could just be pneumonia or a uti but it could also be a stage of the Alzheimer’s progressing. He’s getting tests done … Continue reading

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It’s been a while

Mom is currently at an assisted living facility. She got sick around Labor Day and was hospitalized for a couple days & spent a month in rehab to start walking again. Given the difficulty we had getting her down the … Continue reading

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Thank you

When I just bought Mom her dinner, she gave me a very heartfelt thank you for all that I do for her. And she laughed at my jokes. It’s moments like that they warm my heart.

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More Piss

Sigh. I came home from work and smelled it. Sigh. How did she wet her bed so much? I’m gonna talk to the caregiver. Sigh

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Agitation & Alternative Treatments | Dementia & Alzheimer’s Weekly

Agitation & Alternative Treatments | Dementia & Alzheimer’s Weekly. Very informative article with tips that I desperately need.

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Piss

It was one of those weekends where Mom didn’t want to get out of bed. Not even to go to the bathroom. So there’s some extra loads of laundry being done. I know she has no control over these things. … Continue reading

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