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Diagnostic Criteria for Senior Health
Can an AL facility deny a person based on a quiz of a few questions?
Answered 13 hours ago
How do I get a diagnosis and help for my mother? She insists she is fine, but clearly, she is not. She had a stroke three years ago.
Answered 19 hours ago
After several months, I received guardianship of my mother for her person and estate. She is now safe in a great memory care facility.
Answered 23 hours ago
Dizziness and chest pain when breathing, any idea what could be going on?
Answered Sep 24, 2023
Mom became borderline non-weight bearing in the blink of an eye. She had a knee replacement surgery and has not improved after spending 1 month at a rehab institute. What is really going on?
Replied Sep 21, 2023
I have Alzheimer’s and hypothyroidism. Recent test levels at 18.0. Will this permanently damage more memory?
Answered Sep 12, 2023
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What’s it called when an elderly person has a bruise (which can get infected) from lying down too much, and not being rotated?
Replied Aug 6, 2023
Does a needs assessment and psych evaluation, by an agency, go on your LO’s medical record?
Answered Jul 31, 2023
How do I know if I have dementia?
Replied Jul 31, 2023
Non vascular dementia?
Answered Jul 24, 2023
The doctor has recommended a neuropsychiatric evaluation for mother, but she doesn’t want to do any tests. How do I get her to agree to test?
Answered Jul 2, 2023
How can we determine competency? She has a neurology appointment for this, but it is not until September.
Answered Jun 30, 2023
No neurologists available for assessment. Any suggestions?
Replied Jun 30, 2023
General weakness, feeling of dying.
Answered Jun 25, 2023
How to convince 97 yr old father to take the dementia test?
Answered Jun 13, 2023
Update from appt. with MIL today.
Answered Jun 8, 2023
My sister is exhibiting cognitive fail. What kind of specialist does she go to for a firm diagnosis?
Answered Jun 7, 2023
Can someone share with me their experiences with procedure of diagnosis?
Replied Jun 4, 2023
My grandmother is 71-years-old and she is displaying signs of dementia. How do I know it‘s not something else?
Replied Jun 2, 2023
For those with family members with dementia, are you thinking about getting tested? And to what end?
Replied May 31, 2023
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