LIFESTYLE
12/12/2013 05:39 GMT | Updated 12/12/2013 05:39 GMT

How To Cope With Dementia: Woman Shares Experience Of Living With Husband's Alzheimer's Disease

Jilly Batty, whose husband Dominic suffers from Alzheimer's disease, reveals in an honest and heart-breaking interview the realities of life after a loved one is diagnosed with dementia.

Each morning she helps him to get up, wash and dress himself and says that he is now different to the person she married.

"At some point, over time, I gradually realised that I'm not his wife, I'm his carer now," she adds.