Dementia at 48, Seriously?

I hope this helps at least one person by seeing in writing what to expect if you or someone you love has been diagnosed with dementia. Please find comfort in these words and if I could possibly be of any help to you, than please call on me and I will help you in any humanly way possible. Know that you are never facing the challenges that lie ahead all alone. There are so many others, all you have to do is look.

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I have been asked by a new friend in Germany to re-post this so that some of her friends can see what it is that we are facing with a diagnosis of Dementia. She got her diagnosis two weeks before I received mine. She is an extremely nice and polite woman, who always has the most kind words for me. The one thing that really strikes me is the fact that this is not isolated to just men, or just women. It is not just here in the states, it is all over the world. My heart goes out to her,  and all that are facing the challenges that this is going to bring to them. It is also going to bring challenges to the families and care givers of these people affected with this unforgiving journey that  we are about to embark. I want her to know that despite…

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