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My Mother’s Hoarder Behavior is Affecting Her Life In the Nursing Home

Mother resides in nursing home. Her home was packed up by myself and my brother. Every time I as a daughter visits Mum, first...

Husband with Lewy Body Dementia With Parkinsons In Nursing Home. How Can I Bring...

My husband has Lewy Body Dementia with Parkinsons. In November I had to put him in a nursing home. I hate the nursing home...

FTD, Maybe Rare NeuroDegenerative Brain Disorder? No One Knows!!!!

Husband, 57, with a possible rare Neurodegenerative brain disease of frontal, temporal & parietal lobes, cognitive deficit, involuntary body movements, mood disorder, apathy, memory loss,...

My Husband Is Living With Dementia, But, Everyone Feels As If He Is Fine

Living with dementia... One thing I don't understand. And it makes me question myself. When people talk to my husband (who is diagnosed between stages...

Caregiver Asking for Help

Caregiver asking for help... This is actually for my husband. He is a caregiver for his step father. This situation is impossible. My husband and...

Complications of Frontal Lobe Dementia (FTD). My Father Lost Our House

Complications of Frontal Lobe Dementia... My dad has fontotemporal lobe dementia. My husband and I agreed to sell our house and move in with mom...
Long term care costs

What are the Later Stages : Sundowning and Dementia

   Sundowning and dementia  To whom it may concern, our Father had open heart surgery, then it all started. Was diagnosed  with sundowners. That was...

Three Days of Respite Care and After a Wonderful Time Away, I Woke Up...

Three days of respite care... Not sure I should be posting tonight as i feel like crap and am not sure what I'm saying. I...
elder abuse

Elder Abuse : Adult Protective Services is Not Helping

This is a story of  elder abuse going on ... My name is Brenda, my mom is Jo Ann. she is 77 and lives in California.-Bakersfield...

My Father Was On Hospice Care. Am I Wrong to Think That They Rushed...

My father was placed on hospice care 12 days before he died. He had liver cancer.  The day he was admitted to the hospital he...