Like most people I have my own set of problems to deal with (work, kids, husband, biz, shopping, errands, staying active, friends, keeping...
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
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
This is my first post and I am looking forward to drawing upon the resources of seasoned caregivers. My inlaws are both 91 years old and have been...
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...
Probably too late for me since it's been over seven years but I'm still smarting. I lived in the family house with my wife, paid bills and made...
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 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...
I'm having a rough time right now...My husband of 41 years drowned while fishing just over a year ago.Six months after that I had a hip replacement...
It just bothers me and pressures me everytime I think of it. I can't concentrate on my work and career path. I have always the feelings of obligation...
I'm new to this board. I have two sisters and I thought when the time came to care for my elderly father, I could rely on them.
I came to find out...
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...
My mother is 88. She lives in her own home by herself and is about 85 miles away. I am an only child.
It has been my goal to keep her in this...
I received the following e-mail from a reader of this site, and am sharing it for your comments as well:
Leogirl709 writes: "For years I have...
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 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...
Supported videos include:
Please paste your code into the box below: