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HOSPITAL CANNOT DIAGNOSE MY WIFE!

Greetings! First time here - anyway about six weeks ago my wife came down with sudden unexplained paranoid delusions and cognitive decline. But this could "come and go". She might be fine (acting like herself) one day, and flipping out the next day. :?: Long story short she has been in the psychiatric ward of a military hospital (I am a retired veteran) which is actually a ...
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She looks depressed

If someone close to you and acting strange and can't remember you already. She only remembers some of the past events you were together. Is this alarming? She turning 79 and a bit old. I notice that she looks depressed too. What are your thoughts?
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Worried About My Mom

I visited my mom last week and I noticed that she's acting a bit strange. She seemed not to recognized me and she's really forgetful of so many things. She even loses her interest in going out with friends. I realized These might be some symptoms of Dementia. I'm worried and I want to hear some of your advice about it.
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Writing Will with Dementia

Hi,
I was wondering if anyone could advise me please?
My Mum sadly passed away earlier this year, she wrote a Will with a Will writing company that has now unfortunately gone bust, we have the Will but no records referring to the writing of it as they can not be located.
My brother, though they have not really seen my Mum over the years has put a caveat on the execution of the Will ...
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new and curious

Hi everyone!

I am new to the topic of dementia, and am now looking around different forums to join.
Would you recommend this forum? I see it has a lot of users, but I am hoping to hear from you who are regular posters or visitors, as to why you like this site.

About me:
I am not 100% sure if a family member has dementia, we are in the process of doing some initial ...
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Forgetting words PLEASE HELP

Hey,

So for the past month or so I've developed this weird obsession with defining words. Every word I would hear or see, I'd feel compelled to define it. Now the english vocabulary is pretty extensive, so defining every word is impossible, but somehow my brain didn't accept that. Any word that I would regularly use (i.e. tragedy, detail, assist etc.) I'd try to define, and if the definition I gave the word didn't perfectly ...
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Dementia with Lewy Bodies

My 73 year old sister has been diagnosed with Dementia with Lewy Bodies. Does anyone have any experience with this?
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Dementia

I have been diagnosed with dimentia. I forget things so easily. The reason I am writing this is because I have just been diagnosed with dimentia. It is very easy for me to forget things. I don't even know why I'm writing this.
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I have to ask...

For those in this section that suffer from dementia. How do you keep track of your username and password? Or if you wrote a topic or a comment? You use sticky notes?

I am mighty curious.
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Memory & fibromyalgia, ADD, bipolar 2 mixed/ cyclothymia

So I have symptoms of ADD, BP2 (mixed) or cyclothymia with depression & fibromyalgia. It is hard to get definite diagnoses So who knows what I do have. But I sewer a psychiatrist and therapist.

But I also have bad short term memory that has been getting worse. I used to be so on top of everything. I am a music teacher (unemployed at the moment) but between my last couple job, it got worse. ...
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