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It scares me to think that medication is the answer to issues.
Michael Ellenbogen
Posted: Saturday, August 24, 2019 6:17 AM
Joined: 11/30/2011
Posts: 3048

 I read so many times about some issue one is having that people without dementia just don’t understand. More  and more I see some one recommending medications to help. I keep telling folks one needs to become a detective and one needs to try to think from there point of view. You may need to think like a child a 5 years old to try to discover their thinking. Some times play along with them and seek more clues. It really does work as I have heard many stories personally from Teepa on how one can figure things out but it takes lots of time and thinking out side the box.  

Mrs. O
Posted: Sunday, August 25, 2019 2:45 AM
Joined: 8/1/2017
Posts: 310

Michael- I agree with you- but I feel that my DH was truly miserable (angry and sobbing frequently) before medication. It’s a matter of quality of life.