Are you so busy caring for everyone else that you don’t take care of yourself? Are you at the point of collapse? Do you feel like you could sleep for 3 days straight? 445 more words
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There comes a factor when utilizing friends and family for treatment is inadequate and also specialist assistance is needed. Usually this takes place when an enjoyed one needs daily-if not around the clock-care and support with everyday activities such as showering, consuming, as well as clothing. 597 more words
Sometimes it only takes a single question, asked innocently enough, for you to realize you’re barely keeping things together.
How’s your mom doing?
…..I can distinctly recall certain moments in my life where I realized my superhero mom was actually human and vulnerable as the rest of us; the first time I saw her cry, the first time I made her cry, the first time she couldn’t help me financially, the first time I saw her in a hospital as a patient, when she was diagnosed with advanced liver disease, and the first time I finally admitted to myself that she wasn’t going to get back to where she used to be physically. 519 more words