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Fuck me, man! I don't wish this shit on anyone. 41 Glamrock May 6 16 hrs ago 65 3831
Travel insurance for elders coming to the US from overseas 2 MerryHolidays May 21 May 21 1 1365
I had a post today that was posted just to blow off some steam... 7 Glamrock May 6 May 7 31 2986
This message was self-deleted by its author 3 RamblingRose Apr 21 Apr 21 0 274
My father passed away a couple of hours ago. 45 Dial H For Hero Mar 2021 Mar 24 77 3239
Is there anything in the Covid relief bill that will provide financial assistance... 0 NurseJackie Mar 2021 Mar 2021 3 3704
Mom passed early this morning. [View all] 57 MissMillie Jul 2020 Mar 2021 64 2324
My stuff ain't all that 9 Bmoboy Feb 2021 Feb 2021 8 1479
FUUUUUUCKK! 26 Glamrock Jan 2021 Jan 2021 17 1027
Thanks for all the kind and uplifting responses DU! 1 Glamrock Jan 2021 Jan 2021 5 2162
The daily episode of something else that has slipped away. 10 Ilsa Aug 2020 Jan 2021 3 2653
Doing initial research for In-Home vs Memory Care in a facility... god this is rough. 19 FirstLight Dec 2020 Jan 2021 12 2115
Kind Ways to Respond When a Person With Dementia Forgets Someone Has Died 5 NurseJackie Mar 2020 Oct 2020 6 1391
Do old people tend to sleep a lot? 31 CountAllVotes Aug 2020 Aug 2020 2 1129
Using the Zoom App for face-time w/ Mom 3 MissMillie Apr 2020 Aug 2020 10 1225
I got to see Mom today 12 MissMillie Jul 2020 Jul 2020 12 956
Scary news this morning--UPDATE (not good) 21 MissMillie Apr 2020 Jul 2020 57 3466
"How long do I have to last?" asks Mom 7 MissMillie Jul 2020 Jul 2020 27 1336
I'm going to get to see my mom Monday 5 MissMillie Jun 2020 Jun 2020 14 854
Hello everyone 1 bluecollar2 Apr 2020 Apr 2020 1 673
HALLWAY BINGO! (I love this idea so much!) 2 NurseJackie Apr 2020 Apr 2020 10 1087
I can't help but wonder about Mom's care 1 MissMillie Mar 2020 Mar 2020 3 774
Taking care of Dad AND trying to keep him safe 3 MissMillie Mar 2020 Mar 2020 2 946
My book on Aging in Place is available on Amazon! 0 Trueblue Texan Mar 2020 Mar 2020 7 862
What happens when people who are bipolar develop dementia? 3 Ilsa Mar 2020 Mar 2020 1 802
My mom's care facility has suspended visits 8 MissMillie Mar 2020 Mar 2020 12 938
Bad news in the family has turned my MIL into an ugly person. 9 Ilsa Mar 2020 Mar 2020 3 1032
I MISS MY MOTHER!!!!!!!! 20 MissMillie Jan 2020 Mar 2020 24 1418
Anyone thinking through a plan for preparing our elder folks for COVID-19? 6 JudyM Mar 2020 Mar 2020 1 852
My live-in-the-basement MIL has mild dementia, 31 Ilsa Jan 2020 Feb 2020 9 2039
Should a loved-one who has dementia be corrected when they are wrong about something? 21 NurseJackie Nov 2019 Feb 2020 11 1549
trying to help/deal with, my almost 99 YO father... 36 Alameda Mar 2017 Jan 2020 0 5303
Aging in place symposium: planning, spacial justice in aging societies 3 mahina Oct 2019 Jan 2020 2 912
My mother has Alzheimer's and I just got her one of those robotic cats. [View all] 81 femmedem Dec 2019 Jan 2020 175 7451
Assisted Care, Hospice, and the financial soaking of the elderly 11 SHRED Aug 2015 Jan 2020 6 3566
I had a wonderful visit w/ my Mom this past week 7 MissMillie Nov 2019 Jan 2020 20 1080
Losing a parent before you lose the parent 10 MissMillie Feb 2019 Dec 2019 11 2277
Elder mother-in-law refuses to move to assisted living 14 groundloop Oct 2019 Oct 2019 9 1380
Is there an easy way to get rid of urine odors? 18 NurseJackie Oct 2019 Oct 2019 0 1213
executor of will question... 14 samnsara Sep 2019 Sep 2019 0 1286
My sister gave me a heartbreaking report about Mom today 8 MissMillie Aug 2019 Sep 2019 15 1565
We admitted Mom to a long-term care facility Friday 14 MissMillie Jun 2019 Sep 2019 23 2337
Yesterday was my parents' wedding anniversary 4 MissMillie Sep 2019 Sep 2019 6 1063
my dad just passed. at 9:40 am today :( My two sisters are trying to challange my executorship.. 42 samnsara Apr 2019 Aug 2019 23 2991
Mom was taken to the hospital yesterday 5 MissMillie Jun 2019 Jun 2019 17 1764
Sadly, my live-in mother-in-law's dementia is getting worse. 11 Ilsa Jun 2019 Jun 2019 3 1827
Power of attorney question 12 narnian60 Apr 2018 Jun 2019 1 3045
What VA benefits can I get for my father? 18 samnsara Feb 2017 Jun 2019 3 3235
Mom fell and broke her ankle yesterday 4 MissMillie Jun 2019 Jun 2019 4 1389
Best news ever: Dad's biopsy came back negative 7 MissMillie Jun 2019 Jun 2019 12 1362
How to find in-home help for dad? 5 Blue_playwright May 2019 May 2019 0 1495
Dad has opted to get the biopsy 0 MissMillie May 2019 May 2019 2 1126
Dad saw the gastroenterologist this week 9 MissMillie May 2019 May 2019 8 1646
Update on Dad 4 MissMillie Apr 2019 May 2019 4 1319
Dad's gall bladder surgery may have revealed something even more serious 9 MissMillie Apr 2019 Apr 2019 7 1719
Sometimes you just gotta vent 4 CDerekGo Apr 2019 Apr 2019 8 1841
Do I risk pissing him off and clean, or do I turn my back and shrug? 7 phylny Sep 2014 Feb 2019 0 2956
Home medical alert systems? 2 left-of-center2012 Jan 2019 Jan 2019 0 1356
I feel resentment toward my sister 6 Aerows Oct 2014 Dec 2018 5 3798
has anyone applied for, or got Hardship Mail Delivery? 5 samnsara Mar 2017 Dec 2018 1 7511
Please DONT fund me. 4 notdarkyet Sep 2018 Sep 2018 5 2736
Caregiver sources website 0 left-of-center2012 Jul 2018 Jul 2018 2 1736
My mom has been in several facilities because of a stroke and then because 6 Maraya1969 Jun 2018 Jun 2018 0 2141
Nursing homes in New Mexico rank at the bottom 2 left-of-center2012 May 2018 May 2018 0 1653
Sorry for the upcoming rambling. What can I do to give my money from a family trust to a charity instead of my 6 Maraya1969 Jan 2016 Apr 2018 0 3763
Only child dealing with parent that lives out of state 7 PossiblePasts Jun 2017 Apr 2018 0 6190
how to deal with a defiant elderly parent... 11 samnsara Feb 2018 Mar 2018 5 2770
"This Is My Life Now" -- An Interview with a Nursing Home Resident 2 left-of-center2012 Dec 2017 Dec 2017 2 1762
Looking for a decent alert system 2 SHRED Nov 2017 Nov 2017 0 1849
Just curious about everyone's story. How many are 27 Habibi Jun 2014 Apr 2017 1 5843
Countdown to Mom moving in -- 7 Hell Hath No Fury Dec 2014 Feb 2017 2 2827
"The chair incident" - when Dad falls on the floor 6 Aerows Aug 2015 Feb 2017 0 2687
is anyone dealing with a personality disordered parent? 7 starshine00 Jan 2017 Feb 2017 0 2937
Drove home from Mom's Assisted Living Facility in tears today 16 Novara Apr 2015 Feb 2017 5 3508
This Is Everything Thatís Wrong With Caregiving In America Today 0 sheshe2 Sep 2016 Sep 2016 3 1761
Too late for me, but I have a few thoughts. 3 ginnyinWI Aug 2016 Aug 2016 6 2143
New group! Welcome! 13 politicat Jun 2014 Jan 2016 5 3446
Hello, I just discovered this group. 2 Delmette Nov 2015 Nov 2015 1 2180
This message was self-deleted by its author 2 KMOD Jan 2015 Sep 2015 1 2171
Problems with dementia facilities -- idiocy or greed? 1 alcina Jul 2015 Jul 2015 1 2172
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