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My father was diagnosed with cancer. He spent two months in a hospital and one week in rehab to be able to walk again. I live across town, so he mainly depends on my mother and brother to be his caregivers. more

Oct 16, 2017 12:10 AM Carenotes

It has been very hard to accept that my Girlfriend of 19 years to have cancer. At times I do not support her or even ask her how she is and notices that she is very clingy to me and I don't know why. more

Oct 6, 2017 2:22 PM Carenotes 1 Comments

I have a 25 year old son who has recently been diagnosed with bipolar and lives in State College PA.  How do I help him find social services available to him? more

Oct 3, 2017 8:25 AM Carenotes

I care for my husband who is in an advanced stage of Alzheimer's.  I love my husband dearly but he no longer knows me nor can we have the wonderful conversations we used to have.  It gets very very lonely. more

Sep 25, 2017 12:00 AM Carenotes 1 Comments

I care for my husband who is in an advanced stage of Alzheimer's.  I love my husband dearly but he no longer knows me nor can we have the wonderful conversations we used to have.  It gets very very lonely. more

Sep 18, 2017 2:00 AM Carenotes 3 Comments

Two years ago I had a stroke and my wife is my primary caregiver. I am more concerned about her than I am about me, as she has become increasingly depressed and nothing seems to help her out of that depression. more

Sep 11, 2017 12:00 AM Carenotes 2 Comments

I am a co-facilitator of a local Alzheimer's support group.  The trouble I am having is that the caregivers are dealing with various stages of the disease and some have already lost their loved ones. more

Sep 4, 2017 2:00 AM Carenotes 5 Comments

Hello! I have been receiving your newsletter at a different email for a while. Are there any resources or do you have any advice from how to separate out a personality from the disease progression of suspected Alzheimers? more

Aug 24, 2017 11:54 AM Carenotes

I am seeking information for overall assistance and care for my father. I am reaching out to find out transportation assistance as well as assistance with caring for him at home. more

Aug 21, 2017 6:00 PM Carenotes

Can some 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

Aug 14, 2017 5:00 PM Carenotes 1 Comments

I am having trouble sleeping at nights.  Usually I get so caught up in caring for my ailing Dad, that when it comes time to sleep, I cannot 'wind down'. more

Aug 7, 2017 4:00 PM Carenotes 4 Comments

My Dad is 83 years old and is still driving his car everywhere. He has quit driving on the highway, at least as far as i can tell. more

Jul 31, 2017 2:57 PM Carenotes 1 Comments

I am a senior who is the primary caretaker for my wife, and I want to learn more about how I can improve my caregiving abilities. What do you suggest? more

Jul 24, 2017 11:53 AM Carenotes 2 Comments

My 85 year old husband can't seem to hang onto hearing aids. One is lost in the back yard leaf/compost pile, more

Jul 17, 2017 8:00 PM Carenotes 5 Comments

My husband is a stroke patient. Thankfully, he can still walk (with a slight limp), understand most everything said to him and is able to take care of his own personal needs. more

Jun 29, 2017 2:38 PM Carenotes

My 90-year old parents just moved into an independent living facility in a suburb of Memphis, TN. My mom is largely deaf but uses a cell and an iPad. more

Jun 23, 2017 3:10 PM Carenotes 2 Comments

I take care of my 39 year old son who is dying from liver disease. He is on hospice care at home but they only come out once a week. more

Jun 19, 2017 11:57 AM Carenotes 1 Comments

I am looking to start a caregiver support group through our church. I need help starting, literature etc. Does anyone have suggestions please. more

Jun 9, 2017 11:49 AM Carenotes 1 Comments

Are there any resources for seniors to relocate? I live in section 8 housing.. more

Jun 5, 2017 12:25 PM Carenotes

I'm overwhelmed by stress and dread. I'm looking for answers, I have no answers to give. more

May 9, 2017 4:51 PM Carenotes 1 Comments