Her mom has been diagnosed with dementia.
Shields says the idea that the National Enquirer took advantage of her mom's state is "reprehensible and disgusting."
Officials say Teri Shields was found in an eatery next to the nursing home and was escorted back by police.
What the El!?! Editorial:
What in the world!! Who thinks this is the right thing to do?
Wow… they'll do anything for a story huh?