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Old 07-20-2012, 12:58 PM   #21
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The Alzheimer's Association (particularly the chapter in your state) can provide valuable information and host support groups on a regular basis. As the Administrator of a skilled nursing facility that works with stage 6 & 7 dementia patients, the support groups are a godsend to families in helping them to understand and deal with what is happening to their loved one.

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Old 07-20-2012, 01:01 PM   #22
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Those with early onset unfortunately usually progress more quickly. I know one lady who got it at about age 55 and she lived about 4 years. I'm really sorry for your friend and you, too.

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Old 07-20-2012, 01:57 PM   #23
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When the time is right tell your friend about Social_Security_Compassionate_Allowances. The conditions on this list, which includes early onset Alzheimer's, takes Social Security a couple of months to process versus the year plus for other disabilities.
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Old 08-01-2012, 02:10 PM   #24
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I suggest you look at reading "Still Alice"

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