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The Hardest Part is Putting in Your Best Effort Without Expecting Improvement

Shibani Ganguly, 50 is the sole caregiver for her mother, who has Alzheimer’s as a condition. She shares her...

‘Caring for my wife is my only job’

Dr (Prof) Nandi, 83 is a full time caregiver for his wife, Dr Gita Nandi, who has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s. He...

My Mother’s Hairdresser: Dementia friendly or not?

A touching account of how a local hairdresser volunteered to help, when others refused, to give my mother, who lived...

She is at a loss for words

Mr. Shankhadeep Mitra, 40 finds it difficult to communicate with his mother but the mother struggling with...

He was so angry and refused to accept his Alzheimer's

Sudha, 68 has a full time job being a caregiver to her husband who has Alzheimer’s. Not only does she have to be fully...

Ma you are the rock, the support, the best,

Happy Mother's Day 2016 This Mother's Day we asked a few of our contributors, to share a Mother's Day wish. They...

I never wanted my mother to go into a dementia care home

Carol D’Souza, a consulting psychologist, recounts her mother’s advancing dementia and how she and her family made...

Tis in my memory lock'd

For Alzheimer's Awareness Day on Sept 21, we share a poignant snapshot of memory loss via JoyBhattacharjya...

Alzheimer’s – a most wretched disease

Balbir Singh Rawat, now 87, looked after his wife who had Alzheimer’s Disease. He talks of the challenges, learnings...

How I'm preparing to get Alzheimer's - Alanna Shaikh

Global development expert Alanna Shaikh takes on the toughest of health issues - dementia- from the ones affecting the...

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