Separation Alarms

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My problem with my husband in mid-stages of Alzheimer's is that he will wander away from me while we're shopping.  I have been looking at at item with Fastech that will vibrate or chirp when the items are separated by a programmable distance up to 50m.  This would work great for me but I wondered if anyone has any experience with this....there are no reviews on-line.

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  • Posted

    It's worth a try. I wish there was something like this when I was caring for my mum. 

    Take care

  • Posted

    Hello nancy97317,

    I would suggest against it. Patients with Alzheimer's are startled by new experiences and new devices. So, I would suggest just maintain physical or eye contact to reassure him of your presence and his current location.

    Best Regards,


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