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My husband is being challenged with several health problems and I find myself feeling so very responsible for his continued health care and need a doctor who specializes in caring for the aging. more

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I share a live-in shift with two other caregivers and we take care of an 87-year-old woman who lives in her home and has Alzheimer's. She has a very high level of anxiety and does not like to be left alone for a minute. more

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My father is 77 and I have him living with me at home. He is aging faster everyday.  I have books under his bed propped up because he can't lay flat because he can't breathe. more

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Can someone give me tips on how to transfer a double amputee from bed to chair and toilet? I am looking for any sort of help please. more

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My mom is 82 and has not doing well since Xmas. She will not go to doctor and she is still driving. more

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My mother is at home with me.  She is 87 and has diabetes, cancer, dementia and irregular heart. She was in a nursing home, but was not cared for so I brought her home. I need advice on how to encourage her to eat. more

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My mother is in denial that I need help as her caregiver and I am severely burned out. She refuses to get help, allow anyone to help, or believe that I need to get away. What should I do? more

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How can I help eliminate frequent nighttime bathroom visits for a 94-year-old woman? more

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I need a support group that will help me deal with caring for a parent with stage 4 cancer. more

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I need to find out  about home care assistance programs for my mother-in-law. more

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Hi to all. I have been caring for my Mom since 2013. She only has one functioning kidney and one that died but, is still there. My gravest concern is that in 2013 she broke her left hip. more

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My grandmother recently had her leg amputated and came home to my mom's house where she now lives. My Mom has vowed never to put her in a nursing home but I am concerned. more

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I believe that my parents, who have different stages of Alzheimer's, should be allowed to  "participate" in anything that involves their care as well as any and all family conferences in their regard. Unfortunately, more

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How can I help eliminate frequent night time bathroom visits for a 94-year-old woman? more

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My greatest fear is dying before my husband and father. Both are in diapers; one is tube fed and quadriplegic and the other is bedridden also. If I have an accident, who will know it? more

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My mother is in a rapid decline with dementia, as well as other health issues. She is unable to be alone for any time period. more

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Would love to see information about only children who are caregivers with no help and no money. I lost my RN job because of Mom’s illness. It’s really sad and I am so tired, so worn out. more

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The biggest concern I have is that I worry that if  my 78-year-old mother falls and I won't be able to pick her up off the floor. more

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Christmas is coming and I am not looking forward to it.  I love my family but I am so drained and tired from caring for my sick mother that I just want to get away by myself. more

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What is the best and most effective way of dealing with questions and concerns asked repeatedly and constantly.  Tips to learn patience in listening and repeatedly answering same question. more

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