Dementia

Grandma Passed on… An Eulogy – Running Fitness Article

Grandma just passed away moments ago. She is at last free from this wretched disease call dementia and has moved on to a better place. As a mother, she raised two successful sons as a widow through the post WWII years, making do with what little resources she has. As a grandmother, she takes care of us while our parents are out there working hard, making sure that we grow up to be honorable, disciplined and strong of will. Grandma…

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A Tale of Two Hospitalization – Running Fitness Article

24 Mar 2019 It’s a Sunday afternoon when Sis and family came to visit, with my nephew looking forward to play “pass the ball” with happy dementia grandma. However, grandma wasn’t feeling well that day and came down with a fever in the morning. A dose of paracetamol did not do much to help to lower the temperature and we made the decision to send her straight to the hospital. While the family is going through the routine checklist to…

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Dementia Transformed! An Angry Grandma turned Happy! – Running Fitness Article

It has been two and a half years since my grandma had a stroke and the family has been through a lot since than. I stopped writing for a while because Unfit Runners have fallen into a routine running the same old Marina Bay route almost every week and I was occupied with taking care of my love ones who were falling prey to one disease or another.  Let’s continue where I left off… If you recall from my earlier…

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