• 5 Things Dementia Didn't Take From Our Family

    2 monthes ago - By Scary Mommy

    Deciding to bring grandma into my home was an easy decision to make. I didn't stop to think what it would do to, or how it would affect, my family. Thankfully, my other half, Carlos, was always on-board with the idea. But honestly, neither of us knew what we were getting into or what dementia had done to her .
    Dementia took my grandmother in ways I never knew possible. Being forgetful is something we all go through in spurts. But she forgets that I'm her granddaughter. When she asks me about my “sister,” I know she actually means my mother .
    She will sit in her room alone in the dark...
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