Living with Alzheimer’s: A Carer’s Story

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Living with Alzheimer’s: A Carer’s Story


After her husband Ted was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease when he was just 57, Angela Clayton-Turner cared for him for nine years before finally relinquishing him to a care home. Maire Bonheim talked to her about changing relationships, public toilets and getting her life back.

“I hate it when people say that caring for a dementia patient is like looking after a child – it’s nothing like that at all!â€Â
This article may be of interest to some of you here,looking at things from the person with Alzheimers viewpoint

http://www.guardian.co.uk/society/2008/ ... socialcare
This article about 2 movies re: Alzheimers may interest some here

http://www.communitycare.co.uk/Articles ... ainst.html