Dec 2, 2009

Dementia leaves daughter feeling scared and alone

Caring for her parents requires all of Richlyn Spalding's attention, every minute of each day. She provides the care it would take six professionals to provide in a day, if her parents were in a nursing home.

Spalding is conflicted about sending her parents to live in a nursing home because she would feel guilty but in the process she is putting her own health and wellbeing at risk.

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