The word, requiem, in the context of my novel, Requiem for the status quo, refers to an act of remembrance as it relates to the subject matter of my novel. Remembrance of how a loved one was prior to Alzheimer's or other dementia taking over their lives; Remembrance of how the family caregiver's life has been forever changed when his or her new normal looks nothing like the predictable normal the caregiver previously enjoyed; and… [ 271 more words ]
My name is Norrms McNamara. Someone once told me having Lewy Body`s Type Dementia is like having two diseases, you HAVE Dementia, and you KNOW you have Dementia.... The same person, a Consultant, also told me that right up to the end of life, the person with Lewy Body’s will still have moments, if not hours/days of clarity. I lost both my Father and incredibly wonderful grandmother to Dementia. [ 502 more words ]
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Brian is an amazing man who has early onset dementia. He has certainly become a passionate advocate for those such as himself. This is a very worthwhile endeavor.
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On today’s AlzAuthors blog, Linda Brendle tells her story of an RV road trip with her parents, both of whom had dementia.
As an author and a former caregiver, I am pleased to be a part of the AlzAuthors community that seeks to encourage and strengthen our outstanding 21st-century heroes: the family caregiver. REQUIEM FOR THE STATUS QUO is my contribution. $4.99 on Amazon, or absolutely free to Kindle Unlimited subscribers. https://www.amazon.com/Requiem-Status-Irene-F…/…/ref=sr_1_1…