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I'm going to get to see my mom Monday 5 MissMillie Jun 25 Jun 25 14 256
Using the Zoom App for face-time w/ Mom 1 MissMillie Apr 21 Apr 21 9 299
Hello everyone 1 bluecollar2 Apr 9 Apr 9 1 294
Scary news this morning--UPDATE (not good) 20 MissMillie Apr 2020 Apr 7 57 2633
HALLWAY BINGO! (I love this idea so much!) 2 NurseJackie Apr 2020 Apr 2020 8 403
Kind Ways to Respond When a Person With Dementia Forgets Someone Has Died 3 NurseJackie Mar 2020 Mar 2020 6 382
I can't help but wonder about Mom's care 1 MissMillie Mar 2020 Mar 2020 3 448
Taking care of Dad AND trying to keep him safe 3 MissMillie Mar 2020 Mar 2020 2 420
My book on Aging in Place is available on Amazon! 0 Trueblue Texan Mar 2020 Mar 2020 6 318
What happens when people who are bipolar develop dementia? 3 Ilsa Mar 2020 Mar 2020 1 413
My mom's care facility has suspended visits 8 MissMillie Mar 2020 Mar 2020 12 623
Bad news in the family has turned my MIL into an ugly person. 9 Ilsa Mar 2020 Mar 2020 3 564
I MISS MY MOTHER!!!!!!!! 20 MissMillie Jan 2020 Mar 2020 24 796
Anyone thinking through a plan for preparing our elder folks for COVID-19? 6 JudyM Mar 2020 Mar 2020 1 471
My live-in-the-basement MIL has mild dementia, 31 Ilsa Jan 2020 Feb 2020 9 1195
Should a loved-one who has dementia be corrected when they are wrong about something? 21 NurseJackie Nov 2019 Feb 2020 11 942
trying to help/deal with, my almost 99 YO father... 36 Alameda Mar 2017 Jan 2020 0 4257
Aging in place symposium: planning, spacial justice in aging societies 3 mahina Oct 2019 Jan 2020 2 576
My mother has Alzheimer's and I just got her one of those robotic cats. [View all] 81 femmedem Dec 2019 Jan 2020 175 6071
Assisted Care, Hospice, and the financial soaking of the elderly 11 SHRED Aug 2015 Jan 2020 6 3061
I had a wonderful visit w/ my Mom this past week 7 MissMillie Nov 2019 Jan 2020 20 769
Losing a parent before you lose the parent 10 MissMillie Feb 2019 Dec 2019 11 1937
Elder mother-in-law refuses to move to assisted living 14 groundloop Oct 2019 Oct 2019 9 830
Is there an easy way to get rid of urine odors? 18 NurseJackie Oct 2019 Oct 2019 0 839
executor of will question... 14 samnsara Sep 2019 Sep 2019 0 832
My sister gave me a heartbreaking report about Mom today 8 MissMillie Aug 2019 Sep 2019 15 1272
We admitted Mom to a long-term care facility Friday 14 MissMillie Jun 2019 Sep 2019 23 1932
Yesterday was my parents' wedding anniversary 4 MissMillie Sep 2019 Sep 2019 6 800
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 2535
Mom was taken to the hospital yesterday 5 MissMillie Jun 2019 Jun 2019 17 1520
Sadly, my live-in mother-in-law's dementia is getting worse. 11 Ilsa Jun 2019 Jun 2019 3 1373
Power of attorney question 12 narnian60 Apr 2018 Jun 2019 1 2468
What VA benefits can I get for my father? 18 samnsara Feb 2017 Jun 2019 3 2749
Mom fell and broke her ankle yesterday 4 MissMillie Jun 2019 Jun 2019 4 1131
Best news ever: Dad's biopsy came back negative 7 MissMillie Jun 2019 Jun 2019 12 1094
How to find in-home help for dad? 5 Blue_playwright May 2019 May 2019 0 1175
Dad has opted to get the biopsy 0 MissMillie May 2019 May 2019 2 876
Dad saw the gastroenterologist this week 9 MissMillie May 2019 May 2019 8 1313
Update on Dad 4 MissMillie Apr 2019 May 2019 4 1065
Dad's gall bladder surgery may have revealed something even more serious 9 MissMillie Apr 2019 Apr 2019 7 1403
Sometimes you just gotta vent 4 CDerekGo Apr 2019 Apr 2019 8 1426
Do I risk pissing him off and clean, or do I turn my back and shrug? 7 phylny Sep 2014 Feb 2019 0 2649
Home medical alert systems? 2 left-of-center2012 Jan 2019 Jan 2019 0 1120
I feel resentment toward my sister 6 Aerows Oct 2014 Dec 2018 5 3520
has anyone applied for, or got Hardship Mail Delivery? 5 samnsara Mar 2017 Dec 2018 1 7186
Please DONT fund me. 4 notdarkyet Sep 2018 Sep 2018 5 2324
Caregiver sources website 0 left-of-center2012 Jul 2018 Jul 2018 2 1467
My mom has been in several facilities because of a stroke and then because 6 Maraya1969 Jun 2018 Jun 2018 0 1858
Nursing homes in New Mexico rank at the bottom 2 left-of-center2012 May 2018 May 2018 0 1414
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 3489
Only child dealing with parent that lives out of state 7 PossiblePasts Jun 2017 Apr 2018 0 5744
how to deal with a defiant elderly parent... 11 samnsara Feb 2018 Mar 2018 5 2428
"This Is My Life Now" -- An Interview with a Nursing Home Resident 2 left-of-center2012 Dec 2017 Dec 2017 2 1461
Looking for a decent alert system 2 SHRED Nov 2017 Nov 2017 0 1629
Just curious about everyone's story. How many are 27 Habibi Jun 2014 Apr 2017 1 5194
Countdown to Mom moving in -- 7 Hell Hath No Fury Dec 2014 Feb 2017 2 2515
"The chair incident" - when Dad falls on the floor 6 Aerows Aug 2015 Feb 2017 0 2379
is anyone dealing with a personality disordered parent? 7 starshine00 Jan 2017 Feb 2017 0 2518
Drove home from Mom's Assisted Living Facility in tears today 16 Novara Apr 2015 Feb 2017 5 3031
This Is Everything Thatís Wrong With Caregiving In America Today 0 sheshe2 Sep 2016 Sep 2016 3 1516
Too late for me, but I have a few thoughts. 3 ginnyinWI Aug 2016 Aug 2016 6 1893
New group! Welcome! 13 politicat Jun 2014 Jan 2016 5 3123
Hello, I just discovered this group. 2 Delmette Nov 2015 Nov 2015 1 1916
This message was self-deleted by its author 2 KMOD Jan 2015 Sep 2015 1 1965
Problems with dementia facilities -- idiocy or greed? 1 alcina Jul 2015 Jul 2015 1 1939
Visiting a Gentleman with Alzheimerís Disease 1 uppityperson Jun 2015 Jun 2015 1 2187
When parents can't care for themselves... 2 Hoppy Jul 2014 Apr 2015 2 2835
Considering communal living as a senior, in the future. 8 mahina Sep 2014 Dec 2014 0 3080
Is anyone here 6 Aerows Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 2522
It all went to hell 1 Aerows Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 2585
I said No today 1 Aerows Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 2059
I could use some feedback on a delicate situation. 15 politicat Jun 2014 Oct 2014 2 4075
Today's word: norovirus. 1 politicat Jul 2014 Oct 2014 0 1929
New Polling Shows Overwhelming Support for Adding a Caregiver Credit to Social Security 2 adirondacker Oct 2014 Oct 2014 9 1991
Help 17 Aerows Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 3569
The Stuff 9 politicat Jul 2014 Oct 2014 9 2593
The balance: dignity vs excursions 2 politicat Jul 2014 Oct 2014 1 2030
Did anybody see this thread in LBN? 3 Habibi Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 2131
This American Life: Magic Words: Rainy Days & Mondys -- improv & dementia 1 politicat Aug 2014 Aug 2014 2 5604
Today's funny: Cable Confabulation 5 politicat Jul 2014 Jul 2014 2 2606
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