Another story from my life with Lena. She loves people who are ‘normal’ – behave just as they did before Alzheimers took hold, reminding her of a time when she was queen of her own life.
What do you do when someone with Alzheimers keeps confusing fact with fiction? Do you correct them or not?
The story of how our 4-month involvement in a medical research programme taught us to switch the focus from sickness to health – and sowed the seeds of the Ctrl+Alz+Shift campaign.
How do you tell friends that your partner has Alzheimers? And when? The time seemed right for our announcement at a very public event. But would it help – or hurt?