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My Dad has short term memory loss. Should I move him to a nursing home?

Short term memory loss is tiring on family members. Moving a person with dementia away from their familiar environment, whether it be a nursing home or assisted living, is devastating to the patient. They lose a big portion off their quality of life. They will regain most of it back, however, it will take about…

My Mother keeps asking me the same question over and over, it’s driving me crazy. What can I do?

Sounds like your Mother has a memory problem. The best thing to do is change the subject. Do something to distract her. Ask her to take a walk with you or assist in making a glass of tea or prepare a meal. If you are on a walk talk to her about the sounds of…