Testimonies edited with permission of the family caregivers.
“The Indian Caregiver’s Corner” :
Family Caregivers sharing their experiences of Aspirated Pneumonia among patients suffering from a Dementia Syndrome:
Too much saliva/cough is coming out of her mouth. SHE has a feeding tube through nose. She does not have fever. We have bought a NEBULIZER for her and also wish to buy a SUCTION PUMP to clean her mouth full of saliva/cough.
Discuss the edema with the doctors. They should explain the reasons and the treatment that they are proposing."
Alzheimer's Disease in India :