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Why I Made the Memory Care Decision

The decision to place my mom in a memory care facility was one of the hardest caregiver decisions I’ve ever had to make. To this day I still feel so guilty and deceitful about it. How do you know it’s time to put a parent in memory care? For me, it was a culmination of […]

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What Day is It? – Dementia & the Perception of Time

It was several years into Mom’s dementia journey when her difficulty with time perception really became evident. I’m sharing what I noticed about Mom and suggestions for you to try with your loved one. Dementia and Time Confusion Do dementia patients have trouble with time perception? Yes. Why? That’s beyond the scope of this post […]

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