My caregiving days are over, but I do find myself looking back over the last 13 or 14 years of my life and what became a nightmare of dealing with a...
Original Only Daughter
Like most people I have my own set of problems to deal with (work, kids, husband, biz, shopping, errands, staying active, friends, keeping...
Never Get Away has come up with an excellent suggestion.
Alinka has returned after an absence of a year and she has expressed dismay that no one...
Here's a very interesting article: Do You Attract Narcissists as Friends? Mike
The following is a list of some suggestions for you to review with yo our own attorney in your own state. Nothing here is intended to be legal...
Here's da rules folks:
The Golden Rule applies. Nuf' Said! EVERYONE's opinion is to be respected, even if you totally disagree. Simply...
Mike Gamble, Publisher
I noticed what I thought was a familiar unpleasant smell, that of death in my mother's house , a smell which persisted even hours after the windows...
My husband and I have been together a total of 14 years, and married for 7 of the 14. I don't even know were to start exactly, but my MIL caused so...
Today was a low day for me. I called my mom last night! Ugh! I'm 58 years old and my mother still knows how to push my buttons. She is the most...
Maybe someone hear has come up against this and has some advice. I am going to tear my hair out soon with mom.
About a 2 months ago, my almost 90...
Just wondering how often people visit their parent in a nursing home. If you have or have had a loved one in a nursing home, how many times per...
I was looking for some advice and found this site. I'm hoping for some helpful information.
Both my parents live with me, both 73. My mother...
My situation is a little different than most of the commenters on this site. My issue is in regards to supporting my brother and receiving no...
I think about this all this time and feel so angry and put upon for this burden. I love my mom, but as the youngest of 4 with the newest family, I...
I am hoping this site is what I need. I have been my mother's primary care giver for over four years and she will be 95 on Thanksgiving Day. ...
My Dad has been having progressive leg weakness for several months. He had a thorough work-up through his doctor just 2 weeks ago, including an MRI...
So... it turns out that after a little googling, I have discovered that feeding tubes and elders is more of a hot issue than I...
What happens to people who need memory care, cannot afford it, but are not eligible for Medicaid funding for supportive living?
I was astounded to...
What in your opinon is fair if a parent decides that they want to change their will due to the fact that one adult child did all of the hands on...
Ok... I usually don't frequent support groups because I feel that I can take care of everything myself but I'm wrong--there, I said it! Reading...
Becky, I replied to this in the Hallucinations post, but I was afraid it would get lost. You need a new thread. Your grandmother's situation is very...
Jane in MA for BECKY
Would anyone here be willing to share their experience with congestive heart failure? I've researched a great deal on the internet. It appears that...
How many of you are having problems with your elderly fathers becoming obsessed with dirty magazines etc? My 84 year old father has a collection of...
Just need to vent. My mother in law has been living with us for 6 LONG years now. My problem is I feel so guilty for hating her soooo much. I am a...
Hello all, I am new to the group and in desperate need to vent. Just under 2 months ago I moved my mother from another state to live with me and my...
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