living with LBD: the firsthand
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All Too Familiar This terrible disease was all too familiar to my family and I. Almost two years ago, my mother, who was only newly 52 at the time, was diagnosed with LBD. My family...read story
Cats, Babies and Other Dimensions As my mom lay dying in her hospice room, a little kitty curled up at her feet, leaving a warm spot at the bottom of the bed. I had never seen this kitty before...read story
Blame it on Lewy? I wrote this story for my father and for all those who are sadly misdiagnosed. I lost my father to something horrible that changed him from a strong, brilliant, handsome man into a...read story
They Don't Tell You These Things My mother has had Lewy Body dementia for the past three years. I recently read an article in a newspaper advising how to care for a loved one with dementia. The...read story
My hubby and Lewy Body Mike was told he had FTD about 7 years ago along with AD, however, we went to a specialist 2 years ago that said he actually has FTD and LBD. My husband has always been a...read story
My father was a victim of LBD. I wrote this after a visit with him. A VISIT WITH DAD I've come to visit dad. He sits there in his chair. My father, the man I've known all my life - who...read story