Michael is married to Janet who has Huntington’s disease and dementia; he wasn’t prepared to be Janet’s caregiver, but he has learned a lot in the last 12 years. This week he talks about how relationships, perspectives, and relationships change when your partner has a progressive, terminal disease.
Join us for this second interview with Michael who has many insights to offer regarding being a care partner to a terminally ill spouse.
Our first interview with Michael: Episode 16: Caring for a Spouse who has Huntington’s Disease
More about Huntington’s Disease: Episode 34: Huntington’s Disease
Our other podcasts featuring dementia:
- Episode 16: Flight of Ideas with Betsy Wurzel (Spouse with early-onset Alzheimer’s Disease)
- Episode 48: Alzheimer’s Disease
- Episode 49: What to expect during screening for memory loss