Category: Dementia Related Post

All Dementia related items. What I have researched, my thoughts and my life living with my Dementia.

Music’s Magical Gift!

This morning I watched an amazing story on the BBC Breakfast Show about music therapy and its impact on those suffering from Dementia symptoms. The story was about John, who has Vascular Dementia. Dementia describes a set of symptoms that can include memory loss and difficulties with thinking, […]

For Our Eyes Only!

When I asked the question: What does ‘Oxidative stress and neuronal energy depletion are characteristic biochemical hallmarks of Alzheimer’s disease. (AD)’ mean? I was told it’s for our eyes only! You may assume I was talking to James Bond and MI5. Actually, I was asking about a research […]

For Our Eyes Only!

When I asked the question: What does ‘Oxidative stress and neuronal energy depletion are characteristic biochemical hallmarks of Alzheimer’s disease. (AD)’ mean? I was told it’s for our eyes only! You may assume I was talking to James Bond and MI5. Actually, I was asking about a research […]

Is this just me?

Getting up, out of bed and preparing myself ready for the day is a chore. I have to do this, then that and blah, blah, blah. I then wheel myself into the kitchen, open the blind and make myself a cup of well-deserved coffee! It is a repetitious […]

Should I do This?

Over the last few days, I’ve either been high or low. This flipping from one state to another is something I’ve lived with for several years. It happens every time I get into decision making at whatever level. This time it was related to my appointment on Thursdays […]

Waking the Dead!

I woke up today with the strangest feeling, and it has had a profound effect on me! I’ll explain it to you and see what you make of it? I don’t remember opening my eyes, but my eyes were open. There was no morning call, ‘You’ve got to […]