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Caring for a Spouse

Welcome to this online support group for spousal caregivers! Please introduce yourself - Ask for advice - Share your experiences caring for your husband, wife or partner. Talk about ailments and treatments, caregiving and relationship challenges, daily life, your tips for others. Vent, laugh, and come back to this online support group as often as you need to feel less alone. Some featured conversations to help you get started...

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2 days ago
jaddison said...
Sorry that was anonymous. I hereby claim the above post.
2 days ago
Jaddison. I am so sorry, You are so young to be going through this. you do not say why your husband is in so much pain. If pain ... more
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2 days ago
You have found it.
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7 days ago
nac said...
Anonymous, I'm so sorry to hear about your situation. What kind of meds is you Husband on? My DH (dear husband) was diagnosed with ... more
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10 days ago
jyth said...
this is such a hard place to be in for all of us but at least we can express ourselves here as no one else understands
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10 days ago
Chris I know how you feel and what you are going through mentally. My whole married life I did everything from normal houshold chore... more
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14 days ago
ernaburger said...
wow you are way to young to deal with this... can you hook up with a local counseling, to help you get though this. Good luck Can family help?
14 days ago
Cal2496 said...
I would love for family to help. But her mom refuses to believe that she is disabled and constantly mentions that she should get a jo... more
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14 days ago
dzsweet said...
Marymac, my husband was also in a car accident 2 1/2 years ago, and not expected to live. he is now a complete quadrapalegic and hat... more
14 days ago
ernaburger said...
Marymac, You are in the right place this site will direct you to the group that might have similar situations. I belong to the Alz ca... more
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20 days ago
madmaggie said...
mommyiam, so sorry for all that you and your family are going through! It is so hard to sort all the feelings out, yours and his....m... more
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20 days ago
Yes a lot of times they do buy things because they can and do not need. I hope you can get something done. You will lose a lot of money but that was wrong what they did. God Bless You. Hugs.
20 days ago
madmaggie said...
Good Luck! Proud of you for doing that, it is a tough place to be....I give my guy some "pocket money" because he LOVES to spend, alw... more
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20 days ago
AnnieRoonie13 said...
I hear ya! My husband of 38 years has a rare disorder called SCA1. Our marriage was ok at first, then his self centered "all about ... more
20 days ago
Ladies I cannot relate to your situation at all, I took care of my husband of 54 years until his death in 2011, I would gladly do i... more
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