Category: Dementia Related Post

All Dementia related items. What I have researched, my thoughts and my life living with my Dementia.

I’m more than Conscious.

I’ve talked about this before, but it is something that seems to plague my days. There seem to be two states of being conscious. First, part of us is aware of our own body and the environment we live in. Second, there is that state where we know […]

Let’s Help The Cover-Up!

Before I start today’s blog, I need to show you a few things. A battery connected to a bulb; I’m sure you’ve all done this at some time. The current travels along the wire and the bulb lights. Did you know the plastic covering around the wire is […]

Double Dutch, or is it?

Try reading the paragraph below. I could read most, but stuck on few words. I would like to hear from anyone with Dementia, how you got on? I cdnuolt blveieetaht I cluod aulaclty uesdnatnrd waht I was rdanieg. Thephaonmneal pweor of the hmuan mnid Aoccdrnig to rscheearch atCmabrigde […]

What does Boost your Brain, mean?

Can you really boost your brain? If you mean to make your brain better than it is, then no, but if you mean to get your brain working better, more efficiently and to its full potential, then a resounding yes! The next question is, what is your purpose […]

What is the Microbiome?

The Human Microbiome. I’m sure you’ve heard of this by now? It’s the in thing, and everything is being linked to it! So, what is it? I’ll start with us, the human body. We are made up of lots of cells, ranging from small blood cells to large […]

Antidepressants on the Move!

Antidepressants induce movements that, although rare, can lead to severe and disabling conditions. A statement made on the reports made to VigiBase, the World Health Organisation Database, between 1967 and 2017 revealed that of the fourteen million reports filed, over a million involved antidepressants. Of those, twenty-nine thousand […]

Lorazepam Free!

Well, this is the third day of taking no Lorazepam. The fourth month of a slow and painful withdrawal process, but I’m here! Lorazepam has been removed and now joins the other medication that I had become dependent on. It has taken about three years, but each step […]