I Hate Alzeimers and Dimentia

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 15 People

    I'm afraid I'm afraid of dementia.

    I'm afraid of it possibly being hereditary. I'm afraid no matter how well I take care of my body, it can still get me. I'm afraid of losing myself without being able to stop it. I'm afraid of looking into my loved ones eyes and having no clue who I'm talking to. I'm afraid of...
    Baddayoverdose Baddayoverdose
    26-30, M
    1 Response Oct 6, 2015

    Getting Old

    I spent some time with my grandmother on the weekend.. It's so sad.. Shes's 83 and is fit as can be but her mind is starting to go.... quickly.... Fot the last year or so she has gotten more and more forgetful but now it seems to have sped up.. She asks the same question...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Apr 13, 2009

    The Affect Of Dimentia On My Family

    My mother in law is 90 years old and is suffering from Dimentia. The signs were there 10 years ago but we didn't see them. But we felt it would be better for all concerned when we had her move from her apartment in another state to live in an apartment in our neighborhood. Our...
    dorianblue dorianblue
    51-55, M
    1 Response Jan 29, 2012

    I was running errands yesterday

    and a strange thing happened. I had 4 places I needed to go. First was the bank. Got back in my truck and ready for the next place. Then I realized I didn't know how to get from point A to point B. Sat in my truck and thought " what the hell." Have lived here for over 30...
    marriedup marriedup
    56-60, M
    1 Response Jan 9, 2015
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