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Delray Beach, Florida
I am a citizen journalist, writer, investor and caregiver. I am the sole caregiver for my mother; she suffers from Alzheimer's disease. Prior to moving to Delray Beach, Florida to take care of my mother I was CEO of a software development and marketing company based in Reston,... Full Bio
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Mean Dementia Patient, Challenging Dementia Patient

People with dementia may sometimes behave aggressively or in a mean spirited way. This can be very distressing and disconcerting for the dementia...

6 Good Articles, Alzheimer's Quotes, and Thoughts for the Weekend

Not a day goes by that I don't read or hear about an Alzheimer's caregiver complaining about their loved one being mean. By Bob De Marco ...

3 Important Facts About Alzheimer’s Everyone Should Know

It’s on us who are more enlightened to educate those who are not, and dispel the myths of the misinformed about Alzheimer's disease and persons...

Alzheimer's May Be Caused By Overuse of Pills for Anxiety and Sleep Problems

New research indicates that unwarranted long-term use of anxiety and sleep medications (benzodiazepines) should be considered a public health...

4 Ways to Deal with Constant Questioning from a Person Living with Alzheimer's

My mom who is 80 has Alzheimer's. She has been living with me for over a year. I have an issue I could use some help with. By Rachael...

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Nov 29 2010 by Joyce W.

I am over shock/anger..


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I have access to the internet once every 3-4 weeks when my sister comes to help. It is only then(like now) that I can catch up on links sent to me... therefore what appears as "spam", is just endeavouring to contribute to many conversations that have been going on over successive days/weeks which I was unable to participate in...understand the person and their circumstances before jusgement. Thank you.

Dec 07 2008 by Bob DeMarco