Category: Dementia Related Post

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

Double Dutch, or is it?

Try reading the paragraph below. I could read most, but stuck on few words. I would like to hear from anyone with Dementia, how you got on? I cdnuolt blveieetaht I cluod aulaclty uesdnatnrd waht I was rdanieg. Thephaonmneal pweor of the hmuan mnid Aoccdrnig to rscheearch atCmabrigde […]

What does Boost your Brain, mean?

Can you really boost your brain? If you mean to make your brain better than it is, then no, but if you mean to get your brain working better, more efficiently and to its full potential, then a resounding yes! The next question is, what is your purpose […]

What is the Microbiome?

The Human Microbiome. I’m sure you’ve heard of this by now? It’s the in thing, and everything is being linked to it! So, what is it? I’ll start with us, the human body. We are made up of lots of cells, ranging from small blood cells to large […]

Antidepressants on the Move!

Antidepressants induce movements that, although rare, can lead to severe and disabling conditions. A statement made on the reports made to VigiBase, the World Health Organisation Database, between 1967 and 2017 revealed that of the fourteen million reports filed, over a million involved antidepressants. Of those, twenty-nine thousand […]

Lorazepam Free!

Well, this is the third day of taking no Lorazepam. The fourth month of a slow and painful withdrawal process, but I’m here! Lorazepam has been removed and now joins the other medication that I had become dependent on. It has taken about three years, but each step […]

There is no other choice!

At first glance, this statement seems obvious, but it doesn’t mean that there is no other choice when you look just a little deeper! The two sides of the same coin! There is, of course, a clear case that many people have conditions that they have no choice […]

Are You Aware? 3

In the following analysis, the French Professor Bruno Dubois, Director of the Institute of Memory and Alzheimer’s Disease (IMMA) at La Pitié-Salpêtrière – Paris Hospitals / addresses the subject in a somewhat reassuring way: “If anyone is aware of his memory problems, he does not have Alzheimer’s.” 1. […]

Are You Aware 2?

Until yesterday, I had never heard of the word, Anosognosia, and I bet it will be the same for many others too?  Anosognosia is a word that comes from the Greek’s and means, ‘Without knowledge of the disease.’  I wrote a piece called ‘Are You Aware?’ I wanted […]