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Low Vitamin D Levels & Cognitive Decline
"Two new studies add to evidence that older people with low levels of vitamin D may be more likely...More
Poking my head in
Just poking my head in to say hello. Mama is down to a weight she hasn't been since I was a child....More
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OAB/Incontinence Volunteers Needed
We are seeking volunteers to be interviewed for a feature article on how people with OAB deal with...More
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My mom had a stroke and is on a feeding tube, cann...
that is not been cleaned out at all by nursing home aides. I am afraid she is going to choke to death...More
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How do I cope with my Mother making passes at my H...
Mother has Alzheimers. She makes passes at my Husband by rubbing his arm or trying to hold his hand and...More
Posted by Chrystiane
alzheimer's schizophrenia??
My 83 year old mother was just diagnosed with schizophrenia caused by her alzheimer's. Has anyone else ever...More
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Louise_ how's Mom?
Louise, I always take heart in reading your stories about your mom...I have a feeling I will be in your...More
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My mother in-law was diagnosed w/alzhimers 8/09. S...
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Dear Members, We announced yesterday that we’re going to be launching our new WebMD Health Exchange...More
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Dear Members, At 12:00 PM Eastern Time tomorrow (Thursday, Feb. 25), our WebMD message boards will go to...More
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Exchanges This Week!
Dear Members, On Friday, February 26th WebMD is going to bring you the new WebMD Health Exchange! This...More
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New Name for Community!
Dear WebMD Members, We’ve been providing you with tidbits about the new features that are coming, and we’re...More
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New Community Coming
Dear Members, Within the next month your WebMD Community will be expanding to offer you all some wonderful...More
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So much I want to say after reading other posts, but for now I'm going to stick with my original reason. I...More
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Had a great appointment with my mother's PCP yesterday-she loved how organized I was and that I was making my...More
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How to Keep Your Heart Healthy?
February is American Hearth Month and WebMD is gearing up for special coverage. And—of course -- we need your...More
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Decided no treatment/Lung Cancer
My husband (age 83) has decided not to treat lung cancer (lower right lung, esophagus and right clavicle)....More
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Alzheimer's Special Segment
From today's WebMD's News Watch blog : Currently, Alzheimer's affects over 5 million Americans, and that...More
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I would like to know a good diet for this type of illness?
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my mother is a stroke victim, she is very aggressive with me, has anyone else had this experience? she hits,...More
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New from the Old
I find myself thinking of how to make the new year better all around-for myself as a mother and...More
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WebMD Photo Sweepstakes!
Dear Members, Just in time for the holidays: In anticipation of our soon to launch new...More
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Hard Time w/Holidays
My mother is having a hard time with holidays. This has been the case for a number of years-my...More
Posted by Louise_WebMD_Staff
Caregivers and Stress
There have been a great number of posts and responses dealing with the burden of emotional, physical and...More
Posted by GAP1954
My mother is 84 and lives on her own. Most recently she called me then 2 days later said she didn't have my...More
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I am a 32 year old female whom has been a caregiver for my husband. He was in a toxic chemical accident at his work and now has cervical disc disease,...More

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