Are you living “fully in the moment” with the loved one or other person in your care? Here is a touching article about one caregiver and her mother, posted on Caring for Parents and Kids, Jo’s Blog.
“A few weeks ago my Mom fell and broke her hip. Due to her already diminished mental capacity (late stage dementia) and weakened physical state prior to the fall, I elected to forgo surgery. The picture painted by doctors looked the same whether we operated or not. The upside to surgery was negligible at best while the downsides were significant and highly likely…” Read the full article here.