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Old October 11th, 2019, 06:58 PM
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Re: DM not doing well

She's getting out tomorrow
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Old October 15th, 2019, 09:42 PM
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Re: DM not doing well

She's happy to be in her own bed, with her pillows, etc.
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Old October 16th, 2019, 04:57 AM
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That's good to hear, snafu. How are you doing?
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Old October 16th, 2019, 03:47 PM
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Re: DM not doing well

Realized that I want to be my mom's daughter only, not her caregiver.

I'm willing to do her laundry and dishes, but I don't want to do any personal care.
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Re: DM not doing well

That's an important distinction, snafu. I'm happy that you can make that decision. You'll be able to deal with her better if you know your own comfort level. And she'll be happier, too, if you are comfortable and happy to be with her.
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Old October 18th, 2019, 05:15 PM
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Re: DM not doing well

DH and I talked, he thought we should look into hiring & paying a home health care person to do personal care products things for mom.

(My idea was to let my sisters know & see if they'd pitch in - DH noped out of that)
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