Alzheimer’s disease is very mysterious in so many ways. Surprisingly, a lot of people don’t know much about it. Well, even researchers with high IQ’s don’t know much, and one proof of that is we haven’t found any cure yet. Alzheimer’s have already killed millions of people up to this date. Let’s discover some facts that you may not know about our friends who are suffering from Alzheimer’s.
Alzheimer’s patients feel the pain of being alone all the time. It’s painful that you can see friends walk away farther and farther away from you.
People with Alzheimer’s are scared but want to have someone who can accept them when they don’t even know who they are anymore.
3. Killing themselves
People who are suffering from Alzheimer’s have often thought about suicide. It can be prevented with the help of the family if they can show them the support a patient needs. They can think of killing themselves but eventually, lose the capability to do so as their condition progress.
4. Out of Control
People with Alzheimer’s don’t forget. They lose the ability to do the things they know.
5. Different Person
The happy times you spent with your loved ones will change. You become an entirely different person. You will eventually embarrass your family and feel so bad about it but eventually forgot how you felt.
People who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s should be understood. It will need tons of patience and support to be able to cope up with an Alzheimer’s patient. We need to put ourselves in their shoes. Think about it, what if you are the one who has the disease? What if you are that person that has been fired because of your condition? What if you’re that person who has no friends left? What would you feel? Remember that you should treat people exactly the way you wanted to be treated.