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Managing my mother: From frustration for all to peace in the house

Mrs. Kalyani talks about her 85-year-old mother and what it took to keep everyone happy. My mother, Vijayalakshmi,...

I paint to my heart's content and refresh my mind to start each challenging day anew

Mrs Gowri shares her experience as a caregiver of her mother with Dementia   I care for my mother, a soft...

From Robin Williams to My Father, Understanding Lewy Body Dementia

Remember that you don't have to do any of this alone. - Kuntal Joisher Recently, it came to light that a significant...

Its ok to cry and laugh, to take time out for yourself

This touching and poignant documentary – “Portraits of Care” –  looks at the lives of four amazing Caregivers...

A Marriage to Remember - a filmmaker explores how Alzheimer’s disease has revealed the strength of his parents’ marriage

 "The experience of caring for someone with Alzheimer's can be incredibly isolating, at a time when you need...

Powerful Self-Portraits Reveal Artist's Descent Into Alzheimer's Disease

Utermohlen's self-portraits provide a stark look at the devastating effects of Alzheimer's. As the artist...

During my wedding ceremony (kanyadaan), my mother walked off

"I feel angry at times that we did not receive good guidance from the doctors whom we first approached and sometimes I...

Mothering your mother

Paro has been caring for her mother, 86, who has dementia, for the last six years. She is frequently found in...

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