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How do I suddenly become a caregiver to my Dad after Mom has passed away?
Asked by Maggie15
Aug 28, 2016
How is the situation different when the caregiver is the husband?
Asked by Siena81
Jun 14, 2016
Should I/Can I take care of my grandmother?
Asked by Kukukachoo
Jul 27, 2014
How much visiting is too much?
Asked by wisteach
Aug 29, 2016
I'm unsure how to keep from losing everything while taking care of my father?
Asked by Notaneasyday
Apr 9, 2016
Husband's going to give me a heart attack.
Asked by Hadnuff
3 hrs ago
How can a friend take care of grandmother?
Asked by lotsofquestions
5 days ago
Getting patient to lay down at night?
Asked by glassgirl
Nov 21, 2016
How can I get help supporting my elderly family?
Asked by TRAJHEN
Nov 18, 2016
What steps do I have to take to be my mother's caregiver?
Asked by Bobbers69
Nov 17, 2016
Father/husband is in his early 80's and his wife has had a stroke and needs constant care. What are the…
Asked by jf1223
Nov 15, 2016
What are the options for care for an aging parent with health concerns who is not yet 65?
Asked by zennjenn
Nov 14, 2016
What rights do the caregivers have?
Asked by bugaboo
Nov 4, 2016
Should a live-in caregiver be compensated other than with free room, board and meals?
Asked by Lost4answers
Nov 3, 2016
How do I deal with the stress of caregiving?
Asked by Debbiemtl
Oct 28, 2016
How do caretakers handle grocery shopping?
Asked by Morena7
Oct 27, 2016
How do you find time for everything?
Oct 17, 2016
Where can I find resources caring for Dad?
Asked by hammondj22
Oct 13, 2016
Empathy is important in caregiving. Can you recommend any DVD based training related to being more empathi…
Asked by JayDee1
Oct 11, 2016
Mom is very confused and I don't know how to answer her.
Asked by JennaRose
Oct 9, 2016
My sister is a caregiver for my parents. What is the first step, where can she go to ask some help financia…
Asked by RGBmnl
Oct 7, 2016
Assistive devices missing on the market.
Asked by TatianaR
Oct 6, 2016
Any ideas on how to "scold" my father (95) for using offensive language without being angry or frustrated…
Asked by blueize
Oct 4, 2016
I just found out my mother (88) has been paying a ambulance service for years. Why would she need to do…
Asked by popperprince
Oct 2, 2016
My mother (55) is mentally ill, with no income and now has cancer and a failing kidney. What options do I…
Asked by skmaury