Alzheimer, Carol Cinci, Alzheimer's Association discussed on Let's Talk Dementia
Was in the beginning stages of Alzheimer's now. I don't know a lot about her mom. I'm just beginning to learn a might. We question that stage as far as the beginning stage based on some of the things. She's telling me about mom. It may be moms a little further along than maybe the beginning of her disease but nonetheless there are things that we look for specifically in the beginning stages than we see things that progress into the mid mid stages as I call them and then in the light stages so the Alzheimer's Association divided up into several different categories. I just do beginning middle in early mid late three categories. Because it's easier for this. Little Brian to keep track of and so realizing the kind of dementia have are your loved. One has and where they are in that journey if they're just beginning the middle or in their late stages that will help answer the question of potentially. How long will they live? But as you know there's so many things that can happen that can change on jeopardy but what I wanted her to know more specifically than anything is that understanding the kind of dementia mom has understanding what to expect what those stages look like having that base knowledge will make the journey easier. And that's what I want for you and that's why do this show so arranged for her to call me back tomorrow. She was actually with her mom when I talked to her earlier in this. Call me tomorrow when your wife for MOM and We'll get into more detail but understanding that those various stages will definitely have a dramatic impact on the caregiving experience because it has an impact on who they are at that time what they can do and what they can't do and what they can do in the early stages of the disease is definitely greater than what they can do in the later stages of the disease so for our next several shows for next three shows. We're GONNA talk about early stage. Alzheimer's midstate Alzheimer's in late stage Alzheimer's. I'll be covering those in the show to help. You may be discerned where your loved when he is or may be where you are. Maybe you have to mention. You're wondering where you are in that process and then understanding. What is normal for those stages to help you prepare yourself if you're the one with dementia or you as the caregiver to ban little more ahead of the game to know this is coming in. I'm preparing myself mentally and physically and preparing my home in maybe making plans for the future sparseness in living memory care and why that's important so be sure to join me on our upcoming episodes of let's talk dementia. We posed a three to four episodes every week in their free. You can find them everywhere so check him out on itunes and on Youtube and everything is on our website. Let's Talk Dementia Dot. Org Pure so inclined to make a donation to keep our ministry floating especially during these times of quarantine Thank you very much for that. Now GonNA finish. The show is here. Look and I can tell. I was outside today with my sunglasses on because I can see right. Where my sunglasses were. That's just not a cute look. Is it so? If you're listening to this. You are spared that yea for you. Well I hope you guys have a great caregiving journey tune in every day but especially for the next three to learn about stages of dementia that is brought on because of Alzheimer's lessons miles on your caregiving journey by. Let's talk dementia would like to thank our sponsors National Association of Veterans and Families? You can reach them at eight hundred three five to to nine one nine on the Internet at. Www dot n. a. v. f. Dot. Org They speak veterans. So you don't have to and you tell them Carol. Saint you when you call to inquire about benefits for the veteran spouse the veteran or both editor bed you can find Ms Beth crosby editor Beth Dot Com. She is amazing. Looking at what you've written in making sure it represents you will find her at. Www dot editor Beth dot com and HD imports located on Flint Street extension in Rock Hill South Carolina. That's your county eight. Oh three nine eight five zero nine eight five. They are there for the hunt the repair and maintenance of your Honda Hyundai Toyota Kia. Tell Them Carol CINCI. Thanks for joining US. Today for Carol. Howls let's talk dementia to learn more about dementia we recommend Carols bestselling book also titled. Let's talk dementia. It's available on Amazon. In paperback and kindle versions be sure to like let's talk dementia on facebook and leave us a kind word of review on itunes remember knowledge brings power power brings hope hope bring smiles and we all made more smiles. Thanks for joining us today. And we'll be right here when you come back to. Let's talk dementia..