Posts Tagged ‘long-term care facility’

Nursing Home Placement Can Be the Most Loving Choice

Saturday, December 22nd, 2012

No one wants to live or place a loved one in a long-term care facility, but sometimes it’s the most loving choice. This is especially true for Alzheimer’s patients in the mid- to late-stages of the disease. They need so much more care than any one person can provide at home, even with people coming in to help.

Does anyone want to share their experiences with placing a loved one in a nursing facility? What was it like for you?

For more on this topic see my Huffington Post with the same title.

Sometimes Nursing Home Placement Is the Most Loving Choice

Tuesday, February 28th, 2012

No one wants to live or place a loved one in a long-term care facility, but sometimes it’s the most loving choice. This is especially true for Alzheimer’s patients in the mid- to late-stages of the disease. They need so much more care than any one person can provide at home, even with people coming in to help.

For more on this topic see my recent Huffington Post article.