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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

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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

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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

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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.  My brother has moved in with her and is with her all the time... Read more

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Having been a caregiver for the last 4 years and driving 3 hours each way, every other week; it's time to address Caregiving Depression!! I Read more

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At work, we have a client who lives in assisted living and does not get along with her adult daughter. Though in her 90s, she is still VERY able to open a charge account and spend, spend, spend. Read more

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We had our bathroom remodeled to help my husband when he falls.  BUT . . . what we did not anticipate is, no amount of grab bars could help, if the person, like my husband does not have upper body strength to pull himself up. Read more

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I am the full time caregiver for my husband who is permanently disabled and also chronically ill. We have been through four life threatening illnesses in the past eight years along with several other serious medical problems. Read more

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I am looking for a caregiver support line that is 24/7, and not necessarily in California. But with my free cell, I can only call normal number, not UK or China or Japan or Canada. Read more

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My Mom is 93 years, has macular degeneration old and lives in Southern California with my sister who cares for her. She recently developed pneumonia and was hospitalized. Read more

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My brother is a diabetic. He was in the hospital for a vascular transplant. The surgery was successful. Read more

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My mother does not want to leave her apartment anymore.  Is there something I can do to help her or convince her to go out with us? She is 91. Read more

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My mother does not want to leave her apartment anymore.  Is there something I can do to help her or convince her to go out with us? She is 91. Read more

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When Hospice is called in, does the previous doctor have any standing? The Hospice doctor ordered pain medication. The medication sat in the main office for many days before my wife got a dose. Read more

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I can't be everywhere at once. My sister has health concerns my brother lives 4 hours away. Read more

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I am the full time caregiver for my husband who is permanently disabled and also chronically ill. Read more

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The question I have is what do I do when my mother wants me to go to aunt Nelly's and pick up her mother so she doesn't fall in the ditch?  My Mom is 83 and her mother and aunt Nelly have passed over 50 years ago. Read more

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

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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. Read more

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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? Read more

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