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Dad has an aneurysm on his heart and wants knee surgery. Anyone aware with this type of situation?
Asked by tgengine
25 hrs ago
Can doctors in a hospital administer psych medications to an elderly dementia patient without consulting…
Asked by 6beta789
36 hrs ago
My Mom (92) is very confused but her MD is not concerned. Who should she see, medically?
Asked by glassgirl
2 days ago
Dad wants to get his knees done. What do I need to look for and toward?
5 days ago
Can a person that is mentally competent but physically disabled refuse social worker visits but keep bath…
Asked by brothers
What to do when a doctor really screws up bad in prognosis?
Asked by Keepingmyword
6 days ago
What kind of options are available for dental care for low income senior citizen?
Asked by edeisher
Dec 11, 2014
What do you do when elderly parent refuses needed care or legal considerations?
Asked by jennygc
Can I get a doctor to come to my home?
Asked by GEORgia69
Where are these incompetent "professionals" getting these ideas?
Asked by AnOnlyChild
Dec 10, 2014
Has anyone noticed when they are talking to Dr. about dementia/Alz symptoms how the Dr. avoids the discussi…
Asked by ctschell
Dec 7, 2014
Joint replacement on patient with memory issues. Advice?
Asked by LongRow2Hoe
Nov 21, 2014
Why are DNR's not banned and why is there still talk about legalizing euthanasia?
Asked by flowgo
Nov 20, 2014
Mom has bleeding episodes but won't go to a Doctor. Any ideas?
Asked by Moooksta66
My dad, a stroke patient, refuses food, medicines and physiotherapy. He gets stubborn if we insist and…
Asked by Reann21
Nov 18, 2014
My Mom lives with me and has developed terrible bedsores and is in pain. What's next?
Asked by LynneB01
Nov 17, 2014
Any advice on how to communicate with healthcare professionals?
Asked by redsman92
Nov 14, 2014
My Dad (90) is on a 72 hour hold for dementia aggression. Can I move him to UCLA?
Asked by Ceebee
Who decides how much and how often pain medicine is given to a patient? Primary or hospice doctor?
Asked by matpower
Nov 13, 2014
My Mom entered a nursing home for long term care. Does my health care proxy still count?
Asked by Christine73
Nov 12, 2014
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