RSS

Carenotes

  • Carenote from Tom

    I'd like to see some suggestions for dealing with fecal incontinence. more

    Jan 14, 2019

  • Carenote from Laura

    I don't know that much about LBD...I stay with my husband 24/7..I see the changes but very scared and confused about his prognosis. Almost nobody's heard of it..in pretty much...lost. more

    Jan 7, 2019

    2

  • Carenote from Marilyn

    What rights do a I have as a live-in caregiver for my parent? Do I have a right to privacy from siblings who visit unannounced? more

    Dec 15, 2018

    2

  • Carenote from Kory

    I'm a caregiver for my mother who's a paranoid schizophrenic and my brother who's autistic. There's not really many resources for me in the suburbs of Philadelphia at least face-to-face resources or meetings or support groups. more

    Dec 9, 2018

  • Carenote from Debbi

    I believe my parents - who have different stages of Alzheimer's; should be allowed to  "participate" in anything that involves their care (ie: who, what, where, when, etc.); as well as any & all family conferences in their regard. more

    Nov 29, 2018

  • Carenote from Joy

    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. more

    Nov 26, 2018

    2

  • Carenote from Jackie

    We have a dear friend who had cobalt treatments for cancer of a nodule on his throat 30 years ago.  He has recently had serious swallowing problems and had aspiration pneumonia due to this. more

    Nov 19, 2018

  • Carenote from Leslie

    My sister, a depressive, is in need of cleaning.  She is not caring for herself nutritionally, or personally. more

    Nov 5, 2018

    1

  • Carenote from Marge

    My mother is caring for my father, who has Parkinson's and Lewy Bodies Disease.  She is getting worn.   We are all giving her as much help as we can. more

    Oct 29, 2018

    2

  • Carenote from Bob

    Mom has moved in with us. We are having problems dealing with the changes this has made to our lifestyle. Looking for advice. more

    Oct 22, 2018

  • Carenote from Charles

    My 92-year-old mother is in assisted living, but I still have to do her finances, shopping for odds and ends, make sure the important mail is taken care of and that she is being properly cared for. more

    Oct 15, 2018

    1

  • Carenote from Abby

    My greatest fear is dying before my husband and father. more

    Oct 5, 2018

    1

  • Carenote from Ellen

    Having my mom evaluated I wanted to try and get her into a nursing home, or some kind of assisted living. We were told by doctors that she’s not to be by herself, or do her own meds by herself. more

    Oct 1, 2018

    1

  • Carenote from Marie

    A boy is going to be 18 soon he lives with his mom but wants to live with his dad. Currently they have shared custody so what does his dad need to do? more

    Sep 24, 2018

  • Carenote from Rod

    Please Help. My wife is going through her last stages of life after stage 4 breast cancer that spread has taken over. more

    Sep 17, 2018

    1

  • Carenote from Carole

    My mother passed away a year ago from Alzheimer's. I was an angry caregiver. Could not figure out how to deal with the anger. I am still angry! Will it ever go away? more

    Sep 10, 2018

    2

  • Carenote from Kelly

    Four years ago I moved back home to care for my boyfriend's sister with COPD and depression. more

    Sep 3, 2018

  • Carenote from Herman

    My 90 yr. old mother mostly takes care of herself but she recently had some minor surgery on her rectum and the nurse filed a Adult Neglect Report more

    Aug 27, 2018

    1

  • Carenote from Wanda

    I've been trying to find help for my spouse who is 58.  He was diagnosed at 34.  Now that we need more help, we've been told he isn't 65. more

    Aug 20, 2018

    1

  • Carenote from R

    Where can I get information on finding a new home for my grand-dog Coco, who is my deceased daughters faithful companion and Service Dog? more

    Aug 13, 2018

    3