Dating a married man whose wife is dying
"I was constantly on the lookout for another woman.
Every Friday was the same, I went out with my friends looking for a woman.
Today she is in residential care, while Keith faces life in their attractive and cosy two-bedroom bungalow alone.
Fast-forward two years and her condition has deteriorated so quickly that she often forgets who he is.
It is believed that there may be as many as 5.1 million Americans who have this form of dementia.
People with Alzheimer's can live for many years with this disease and there are various levels of progression.
She has worked in all facets of the medical establishment, including primary care, research, and policy settings at UCSF, Stanford, and Kaiser Permanente.
Her current focus at Pathfinders includes crisis management, mediation, and advocacy. I can appreciate what a difficult situation this must be for everyone involved.