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    Driving Privileges being Taken Away

    Any advice on the best way to take away your loved ones driving privileges? My husband has ALS with FTD and I no longer feel comfortable with him driving. My kids are also pushing me to take his keys away. He doesn't drive much anymore, usually to our local post office and Subway (he LOVES...
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    Scared / Depressed / Worried

    My husband has ALS. He started developing symptoms Thanksgiving Day 2009. Currently, his speech is affected and he has cognitive thinking problems. It has not progressed to his lower body yet (which I am grateful). The man I married was a "man's man", loved to get involved, outgoing and...
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    Tips, Help and Insights Appreciated

    Hi, My husband started to develop symptoms Thanksgiving Day 2009. Little did I realize the journey we were about to begin. He had cut his hand the previous weekend and was on pain pills. So the slurring of speech – of course, it was the side effect of the pain pills. But the speech got...