Category Archives: Growing Older

Not something for the faint of heart, but preferred over the alternative

Panic Attacks

Now that I know how panic attacks feel I will not longer trivialize it… My husband has been sleeping more, eating less and can barely speak. All the signs told to me about how he would decline. Last night, I … Continue reading

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In Sickness and in Health…

It boggles my mind many people from all walks of life tell me that my husband is so lucky – or I am so different/special from most people because I choose to take care of my husband when he is … Continue reading

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Support Group

I went to a support group – it was for Alzheimer’s but since LBD (Lewy Body Dementia) is a form of dementia, I thought it would be of help to meet with people with the same problems. It was interesting; … Continue reading

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