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Aging Parents -- Part 2

“There are only four kinds of people in the world – Those who have been caregivers, those who currently are caregivers, those who will be caregivers, and those who will need caregivers.” – …

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Aging Parents -- Part 1

In the natural order of things, a parent cares for children when they can’t yet care for themselves.

Feeds and dresses them. Teaches them to read and reason. 359 more words

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Use your 5 senses to improve in-home care

Did you know that people who have Dementia can be extra sensitive to their senses? Even people who do not have dementia can have their health and well-being improved by five-sensing their environment. 473 more words

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My Mother's Not Cognitively Impaired, Just Old

I spent yesterday in a rush of care-taking. Not for Ralph but for my mother. This morning while I was in Atlanta buying wine for my daughter’s wedding, the nursing home called to say my mother needed to go to a hospital emergency room because her Coumadin levels would not go down. 632 more words

Husband With Memory Loss