Alzheimers Spouse Sex

MSNBC

Does Alzheimer's Excuse an Affair?

In her book about caregiving, Dr. Ruth Westheimer gives we caregivers permission to have an affair. There is something about this casual approach that I find offensive all round. It fails to understand the power of a true marriage. Do I miss lovemaking? Yes. Emphatically yes. But we are bound together by something greater than sex, greater than love, something so powerful it is beyond words.