How do you treat 2 people who r extremely depressed? My husband had a stroke 10 years ago when he was 52 and does not have the use of his hand or fingers on his dominant side. My mother is depressed since my father passed 10 years ago and now she has the beginning stages of dementia. She is 78. And while I have tried to make them both comfortable in their own ways while having to work and deal with chores I now find myself needing help to cope with their ups and downs and they are tearing me apart. I am 57 and ready for my death bed. What can I possibly do b4 this situation becomes unreparable?View Thread
Yes, I have heard of several forms of meditation, but never had the time to look into it, I am just so burnt out @ the end of the day that sleep is the only form of meditation I want. Thanx for the alzheimers link.View Thread
Thanx Ryan and sorry 4 yur loss. Drug treatment is not an option 4 me, tried it but I am not a pill person. Yes, everyone has told me the same thing, "Take care of you because if u don't who will take care of yur husband and mom". So, all we can do is "Hang in there" and take one day at a time. Talking with people like yurself who r going thru the same thing or similar helps because I know I am not alone and so I won't feel sorry for myself. We have our days, God know's we have a right. Good Luck and if there is such a thing as a miracle I pray yur wife and my husband come back!View Thread
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