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My step father has aphisia from a stroke his right side is also paralyzed. My mom his wife is 70 years old and in her age cant be that much of help.
I have 11 siblings and am taking care of mother with dementia by myself. I will give credit to two sisters who live out of town and come in once a year
I volunteered to move 1200 miles from where I lived to where I grew up. I moved in with my elderly mother. The beginnings of dementia were becoming noticeable
My Mom and her husband live about a half hour away in the next city over from where I live. Her husband made a lot of bad financial choices and now they
I am so confused. My 92-year-old mum was an independent woman until 2 months ago when she developed severe back pain and ended up having spinal surgery
The eldest of 6 children, geriatric nurse for 30 years,currently caregiver for my mother (living in my home with my husband and I),responsible for my father
Recently I was talking to a friend of mine who did a long agonizing caretaking job with his mom. He told me that it changed him forever and not in a good
I wake up most mornings either crying, grieving or thinking of how my sister just cut me out of her life. How does one do that to your own sister who
We only have my Dad left, he is 85 yrs old. He has dementia. I live 15 hours away, yet I am the one that flies down twice a month to see him. I have 4
My mum is getting quite old now she is 82 years old and she has always been very strong right through her 70's and now last year and this year her back