Your Loved One Had a Stroke - What Kind of Care is Best?

Author: Maine Veterans' Homes
Posted: May 19, 2021
Category: Long Term Care, Veteran Health & Wellness

It can be scary when your mom or dad has a stroke. Effects from the stroke can range from mild to severe, but one commonality is that a health scare like this often...

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My Parent Needs Care. What Do I Do First?

Author: Maine Veterans' Homes
Posted: January 24, 2021
Category: Long Term Care

“My dad fell and injured himself badly. He wants to go home, and I realize that, but he really can’t live alone. And I can’t be there all day. I have no idea what to...

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Does My Parent Need In-Home Care or a Nursing Home?

Author: Maine Veterans' Homes
Posted: January 02, 2021
Category: Long Term Care

For many children, the most difficult decision surrounding an aging parent’s care is whether he or she can remain living at home. Does my parent need to move to a...

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Starting The Conversation On Care For Your Parent

Author: Maine Veterans' Homes
Posted: November 23, 2020
Category: Long Term Care

When you were growing up, your parents sweated over having “the talk” with you. Now, decades later, you may be feeling the same anxiety over “the talk” you need to...

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