Dementia has been slowly stealing Ruth Perez’s memory and thinking ability for 20 years. Her daughter, Angela Bobo, recalled when it was clear that her mother was never going to be the same.
“She would put food together that didn’t belong together — hamburger and fish in a pot. Mom never cooked like that,” she said. Read more here.
Source: English, Taunya. “Caring for a loved one at home can have a steep learning curve.” Kaiser Health News. 12 December 2016. http://khn.org/news/caring-for-a-loved-one-at-home-can-have-a-steep-learning-curve/?utm_campaign=KHN%3A+Daily+Health+Policy+Report&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=39086434&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_cmK9VYkcd1dGzEON1D6QNf40uTWVBokYeGDQ2pVn_GGTfKqiUtCoYwQRYrf_DvJRG1SFR_3E0ZobfbQb7kDXFkYzIEg&_hsmi=39086434.