Bringing Dementia to light in Van Zandt County Posted in: Columns I am the son of a parent dealing with dementia and to say it is painful to see them struggle with even the simplest of tasks would be an understatement. The diagnosis is life-changing for both patient, caregiver, friends and family. With the disease comes an overwhelming sense of helplessness and ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!