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Mom has Alzheimer's and having TIA strokes
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jlarc posted:
My Mom is in Assisted Living now, and has mid-stage Alzheimer's. She just had her 2nd (that we know of ) TIA (mini-stroke). My sister and I are wrestling with quality of life issues and palliative care vs. continued emergency room visits. Any support is appreciated! Thank you.
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lajelo1964 responded:
wow ...I just today heard of palliative care ..sounds good. But the quality of life needs to be considered if you feel she would be better in a hospice or nursing home. Closer to dr's and 24hr care .


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