I'm only 19 and have to care for an Alzheimer's patient! :(?

Answer I'm sorry that you have to deal with this alone. But it's time to look for some assistance. Call your local dept. of social services and see what resources are available in your community. See i... Read More »

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Trying to decide on dental treatment for Alzheimers patient.?

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