A positive approach
When you’re faced with a future with someone who has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease it can be frightening. It can be hard to imagine what life will be like as your loved one gradually forgets everything about you and your shared life.
You won’t forget your love for them – but they won’t be able to respond and yet will be more and more reliant on your support. It’s a tough future to accept – and it’s up to you to decide whether to become a victim of circumstances or to take charge of what happens next.
There are a number of strategies that the medical professional rarely suggest and which will make a significant difference to your quality of life and that of your loved one.
Decide to take positive action and explore your options for: