Managing Medical Care
How often should Alzheimer's patient get MRI scans done?
Asked by cjmetis
3 days ago
In need of a healthcare professional's opinion. Advice?
Asked by nerie86
4 days ago
What do you do when elderly parent refuses needed care or legal considerations?
Asked by jennygc
6 days ago
How do I get in contact with a social worker?
Asked by 45jerry
Aug 15, 2014
What to do if your 85 year old parent decides to stop taking RX's and will not see a doctor?
Asked by KatME13
Admitting Mom to a hospital comparable to Mayo Clinic in the Chicago area. Any recommendations?
Asked by HalfWayMidLife
Aug 11, 2014
Can a doctor decide that an elderly patient cannot live at home (even with aides) and place her in a nursin…
Asked by Melrose
I can't find a urologist that accepts Medicaid in the Orlando, Fl area. Any recommendations?
Asked by mike1227
Dad is 82 with Alzheimer's. His doctor wants him to have a colonoscopy. I don't think he should. Am I…
Asked by Grammy2Angels
Aug 10, 2014
Dad needs pacemaker but doesn't want one. Any advice?
Asked by katiekay
How do I convince Mom's doctors that she needs long term care to qualify for Medicaid?
Asked by ArtistCT
Aug 6, 2014
What needs to be taken into account when considering 'no feeding tube' for my brother in LTC?
Asked by girlscout103
Aug 4, 2014
My Mom has dementia and has recently been hospitalized with A fib and a UTI. Can we stop services and go…
Asked by sealady12
Aug 3, 2014
What is the difference between pneumonia and a pleural effusion?
Asked by ba8alou
Jul 31, 2014
Dr. put my Mom on a Fentanyl patch for pain but took her off all other meds. Why?
Asked by beanprod
How do I get hospital to agree to put Mom in rehab?
Asked by lcarmichaelslp
Jul 30, 2014
How can I convince my Mom (96) that she doesn't need all these doctor's appointments?
Asked by freqflyer
Jul 29, 2014
I have read in so many posts 'get a clinical assessment done' but how do I get Dad to do that when he…
Asked by Gypsy2000
Sharing Mom between Florida and Massachusettes. Any advice?
Asked by TeresaPerez
Jul 27, 2014
The VA sent a letter saying he has to be seen by a geriatric dr. Is this first step in getting him into a…
Asked by JustaFriend
Jul 22, 2014
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