Marcus replied to the topic DEMENTIA CAREGIVING REMINDERS in the forum Caregiving aid 10 years, 10 months ago
The 10 Absolutes
Never ARGUE, instead AGREE
Never REASON, instead DIVERT
Never SHAME, instead DISTRACT
Never LECTURE, instead REASSURE
Never say REMEMBER, instead REMINISCE
Never say I TOLD YOU, instead REPEAT
Never say YOU CAN’T, instead say DO WHAT YOU CAN
Never COMMAND, or DEMAND, instead ASK or MODEL
Never CONDESCEND, instead…[Read more]
Marcus replied to the topic Dr. Mitch in the forum Caregiving aid 11 years, 2 months ago
I went to his profile page and shared your post. Maybe we will hear from him soon.
Marcus replied to the topic Alzheimer's & dementia in the forum Caregiving aid 11 years, 4 months ago
Welcome Check out the chat rooms.
They are people who are going through the same or have been there before. They will have some good advice and support.
Marcus replied to the topic Openly Alzheimer's – letting others know in the forum Open Discussions 11 years, 4 months ago
Thank You for sharing. Yes, It is a sweet story.
Marcus replied to the topic granma not right in the forum Open Discussions 12 years, 3 months ago
You must get her to a doctor.Have them diagnose the problem and get her started on the medication as soon as possible. The Doctor will probably tell you both.Make sure you make a point of asking the doctor Are You Sure?And she must take this medicine everyday? Making sure she understands.Let her know that you will help her through this but she…[Read more]
Marcus replied to the topic [Survey] Alzheimer's Disease and Public Awareness in the forum Open Discussions 12 years, 6 months ago
The link worked fine. It only took 5 minutes to answer the questions.