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  • Carenote from Cheryl

    Is it ok to restrict my father from excessive Tobacco use ?  He wants to smoke and won’t hear any reason and keeps smoking more and more. Read more

    Oct 14, 2019

  • Carenote from Chris

    I been taking care of my mother now for the past 3 years I think I have her dementia under control. I live with her 24 hours a day. Read more

    Oct 8, 2019

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  • Carenote from Donna

    My husband has Parkinson’s Dementia, broke both hips last winter, had 2 retinal strokes, can’t see. One eardrum. Hernia in stomach, Sun Downing Syndrome... Read more

    Sep 30, 2019

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  • Carenote from MB

    My 90 year old mother recently started to display paranoia. She has accused her caregivers of putting salt in her bath water and her drinking water. She said they were pouring water in her shoes, so she hid four pairs. Read more

    Sep 24, 2019

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  • Carenote from Rosemary

    90 year old needs care at home or admission to nursing home. Read more

    Sep 16, 2019

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  • Carenote from Donna

    What can I do if granddaughter gets violent all the time? Read more

    Aug 26, 2019

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  • Carenote from Faye

    My mother has Alzheimer her memory is getting worse all the time I try very hard to compensate for things she cant remember, Read more

    Aug 20, 2019

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  • Carenote from Jane

    I am the caregiver of my 86 year old mother who lives with me. I get some part time help from the V.A. and Elder Services in my area to help with bathing her, changing bed sheets and cleaning her bathroom. Read more

    Aug 12, 2019

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  • Carenote from Barb

    Hi, my husband always hits the doughnut hole on his meds and very expensive is there any help there for him? Thank you Read more

    Aug 5, 2019

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  • Carenote from Donna

    My husband has Parkinson's and I have many questions. He's had Parkinson's for at least 10 years. He's done really well but I have a feeling his cognitive behavior is changing.  I am looking for support. Read more

    Jul 23, 2019

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  • Carenote from S

    I am researching options for my sister who has multiple myeloma and is wheel-chair bound. Read more

    Jul 11, 2019

  • Carenote from Irina

    My 88 years old mother does not hear my demented 91 years old fathers fall-risk bed alarm. Read more

    Jul 8, 2019

  • Carenote from VA Caregiver

    My husband has had PD for years but only recently diagnosed by the VA and that it was from Agent Orange. He is have cognitive functioning and mobility issues. Read more

    Jun 24, 2019

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  • Carenote from Anne

    I am my husband's full time caregiver and I am looking for support.  I have been married for 42 years, he has been disabled and chronically ill for over 15 years Read more

    Jun 17, 2019

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  • Carenote from Wendy

    I am seeking information on housing programs for myself and my family. I take care of my mother and also my son who has autism. Read more

    Jun 11, 2019

  • Carenote from Cathy

    I live in Goodlettsville, TN, just outside of Nashville. If you know of someone in my area that is an advocate of caregivers and the disabled I would love to meet them. Read more

    Jun 3, 2019

  • Carenote from Steven

    My wife and I find ourselves in the unenviable position of caring for our 42-year-old daughter who has breast cancer for the fourth time. Read more

    May 28, 2019

  • Carenote from Mary

    I am a caregiver for my mom and it's getting to the point where I cannot take it anymore.  I want to leave. What are my rights where this is concerned? What do I have to do if I definitely want to leave? Read more

    May 20, 2019

  • Carenote from Joe

    I have been doing this for three and a half years.  Now I feel spent and want to quit my job!.  My mother had a stroke and now I feel irritable, moody, depressed and angry.  I don't know what to do. Read more

    May 13, 2019

  • Carenote from Ana

    Mom was diagnosed with Alz in Dec 2018 and she's  been with me since Nov 2018, and my siblings and I are researching memory care homes.  I've noted that if she doesn't speak Read more

    May 6, 2019

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