Category Senior living

Why Your Parent Might Not Want You Caring for Them

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Trying to decide whether or not to send your loved on to retirement centers or assisted living facilities is a tough choice. While on one hand, you want to be able to take care of them and make sure that they are receiving the best care possible; you also understand that you aren’t going to be able to keep up this level of care long term. You are going to need some help and that is okay. Studies have shown that children of elderly parents end up having a better relationship with their parents after they have put them in retirement centers. This is because there is the amount of pressure on them that there was before. The strain and tension has been removed because someone else is doing the care and the two parties can focus on restoring the relationship to what it was before. Here are a few reasons why

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Looking For Long Term Care For Alzheimer’s Patients? What You Need To Know!

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We are continuously seeing an increase of people that are suffering with Alzheimer’s or some form of Dementia. In fact there are approximately 3 million cases in the US alone.

If you have a family member or loved one that is one of the millions suffering from Dementia or Alzheimer’s disease, you will undeniably want the very best care for them.

A recent study in regards to long term illnesses, shows that over half of the participants biggest fear was of becoming a burden to their family. They reported being five times more concerned about causing a strain on their loved ones than they were of death itself.

Caring for someone with a terrible illness, such as Alzheimer’s or Dementia, can be a tremendous weight. Not only the time and energy that it takes, but the emotional toll as well is immea

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