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Husband and Wife Talk Dementia Diagnosis

Popular British news presenter Alistair Stewart first realized something was wrong when he could not tie his shoelaces, but his wife Sally was way ahead of him. Watch now.
Alastair Stewart's wife Sally Stewart reveals 'biggest fear' about Alzheimer's

Former British broadcaster Alistair Stewart says he began to suspect something was wrong when he couldn’t tie his shoelaces properly. But his wife Sally says she noticed the signs much earlier, and the signs were much more serious than just forgetting how to tie one’s shoelaces.

Nevertheless, the couple has learned to deal with the reality of a dementia diagnosis. Both share their experiences in two separate interviews.

Alistair no longer drives. Nevertheless, “We’ve still got quite a busy social life,” Sally says. “We’ve got wonderful friends who are still involving us in their social lives. . . There aren’t any surprises. really. What we’re having to go through I had prepared myself for.”


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This site was inspired by my Mom’s autoimmune dementia.

It is a place where we separate out the wheat from the chafe, the important articles & videos from each week’s river of news. Google gets a new post on Alzheimer’s or dementia every 7 minutes. That can overwhelm anyone looking for help. This site filters out, focuses on and offers only the best information. it has helped hundreds of thousands of people since it debuted in 2007. Thanks to our many subscribers for your supportive feedback.

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This site was inspired by my Mom’s autoimmune dementia.

It is a place where we separate out the wheat from the chafe, the important articles & videos from each week’s river of news. Google gets a new post on Alzheimer’s or dementia every 7 minutes. That can overwhelm anyone looking for help. This site filters out, focuses on and offers only the best information. it has helped hundreds of thousands of people since it debuted in 2007. Thanks to our many subscribers for your supportive feedback.

The site is dedicated to all those preserving the dignity of the community of people living with dementia.

Peter Berger, Editor

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This site was inspired by my Mom’s autoimmune dementia.

It is a place where we separate out the wheat from the chafe, the important articles & videos from each week’s river of news. Google gets a new post on Alzheimer’s or dementia every 7 minutes. That can overwhelm anyone looking for help. This site filters out, focuses on and offers only the best information. It has helped hundreds of thousands of people since it debuted in 2007. Thanks to our many subscribers for your supportive feedback.

The site is dedicated to all those preserving the dignity of the community of people living with dementia.

Peter Berger, Editor

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