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 56 Yr old Husband - LBD diagnosis 
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Joined: Tue Oct 09, 2012 11:29 pm
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Location: North Bonneville, WA
Post Re: 56 Yr old Husband - LBD diagnosis
I just joined the forum looking for similar stories to mine. My husband is also 56. He was a very high functioning air traffic controller who just started getting some weird symptoms a few years ago. They are fairly certain he has LBD, because he has the sleep disorder, and the fluctuation in symptoms. He also has a lot of syncope, even requiring a trip to the hospital for stitches. He hasn't had any hallucinations that I am aware of. We have been married nearly 31 years, and I feel VERY sorry for myself, I can't imagine how it feels as a newlywed. Anyway, you are not alone.

Diana (53), married 32 years to Mike (57). His symptoms started probably around 2008, we started knowing something was for sure going on in 2011. LBD dx made March 2014.

Fri Oct 12, 2012 1:50 pm

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Location: Vermont
Post Re: 56 Yr old Husband - LBD diagnosis
Welcome, and you may want to start your own post under Introductions so more people are likely to see it. So sorry for what you are going through. It is a very difficult thing to deal with so make sure you are getting the best medical care for your LO AND taking care of yourself. You will need your strength and health, and you can get lots of support here as well as information. Lynn

Lynn, daughter of 89 year old dad dx with possiblity of LBD, CBD, PSP, FTD, ALS, Vascular Dementia, AD, etc., died Nov. 30, 2010 after living in ALF for 18 months.

Fri Oct 12, 2012 2:38 pm
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