In this New York Times interview, Living with the Parents I’m Losing to Alzheimer’s, Elizabeth Wolf shares the sacrifices and joys of caring for her parents who are living with Alzheimer’s. She describes her family’s journey from diagnosis to how she and her husband decided to move in with her parents and provide long term care. Her story provides a window into the day-to-day caregiving challenges that her family has faced and how they have founds ways to cope. I don’t know how to describe that feeling, where you just don’t feel like you can go on anymore. And I know I have a lot of things on my side relative to other people in this situation. A supportive husband. Paid help.
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