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There are so many abbreviations here, as I read the "Questions and Comment's" I notice alot of them. While I can decifer some , other's aren't so clear. If possible can you try to clairify the big one's? It would be of great help,for those of us who aren't as knowledgeable in this area? Thank you

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POA, DPOA Power of Attorney, Durable Power of Attorney
DMV Department of Motor Vehicles
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AL or ALF Assisted Living Facility
SNF, NH Skilled Nursing Facility, Nursing Home
IL Independent Living
PCA Personal Care Attendant -- similar to Health Aide
CHF Congestive Heart Failure
COPD Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
LBD Lewy Body Dementia
AD or ALZ Alzheimer's Disease
PD Parkinson's Disease
PDD Parkinson's Disease with Demeentia
OMG Oh my gawd or Oh my goodness
LOL Laughing out loud
IMHO In my humble opinion
BTW By the way
CG, CGing Caregiver, caregiving
MIL, FIL, PIL, etc -- Mother in law, father in law, parents in law
DD, DH, Darling Daughter, Dear (or Darn) Husband

Those are what come to mind off the top of my head. I'm sure others can add to the list.
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