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Is it selfish to send my mother to stay with my sister?

I need some time alone. And some time to spend with my family? Is it selfish to send my mother to my sister for a while?


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How do you sent up a schedule for caring for an elderly parent?

I want to set up a rotation between myself and my siblings to help care for my mother. What is a good rotation when you don't al live in the same area?


5 Requirements to Qualify for Medicare Home Health Care

This type of care must be requested by a doctor and fulfilled by a Medicare-certified home health agency. You are doing everything you can for your aging parents, but sometimes it comes to the point where that is not enough. After a hospitalization, or to simply maintain or slow the... more


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My mother in law moved and changed dynamics

My mother in law moved in 2.5 yrs ago. With some medical issues, mostly manageable. There were no boudaries set for any of us. My wife thought it would be ok. We are currently separated and niether my wife or myself undetstand what happened. I tried creating normalcy after... more


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How do you talk to your parent about a family trust without upsetting the rest of the family?

No one has seen my mother's family trust for a while. How can I talk to her about it without upsetting the rest of my family?


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Are pets a good companion for an elderly parent?

My mother is so lonely. I have been thinking about getting her a pet. Is that a good idea or too much work?


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What locations are the best for family reunions in your opinion?

My mother wants to hold a family reunion this year. What are some good locations for a large group?


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How do you know it’s time to quit your job?

Taking care of my mother for the past year and trying to balance my family and job has been a juggling act. I am thinking about quitting my job to keep everyone taken care of but the problem is I love my job. How do I weigh out if it... more