How my mom's little self-challenges help her keep her sense of self in her early stages of dementia, even as she feels her body is coming undone.
Since everyone in my "terrestrial" life always asks how my dad (and now, also my mom) are doing, and since it's been a couple of weeks since I posted about them, here's the latest. Mom's Pesky Thyroid Nodule Mom's thyroid nodule biopsy was "indeterminate." Her doctor referred her to an endocrinologist, whom we saw last … Continue reading Parenting the Parents: An Update, and a Sliver of Independence
A more critical look at what's *really* sad about dementia.