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Stories of Caring

My Brother's Keeperby Regina Marcial (13 comments)

My brother has had a very hard couple of years, he lost his wife to multiple organ shut down due to complications of end stage renal disease 2 years ago the 27th of this month, in June of 2010 one of …more


Alzheimers Patient's Daily Mirthful Momentby Uneva (0 comments)

One day, when my Dad was stricken with full-fledged Alzheimers disease, a friend sent him a cheerful condolence card, which he enjoyed reading, then stuck in his jacket pocket. A few days later, my …more


Mommaby angela (1 comment)

My momma was diagnosed with Parkinson's in 04. In 05, she suffered a major heart attack. In 2010, she was sweeping and her top, right thigh bone shattered. Drs find out she has severe osteoarthritis. …more


SOULMATESby SANDRA EASTER-CARTER (0 comments)

(SUBMIT TO GOD'S MYSTERIOUS WAYS) FROM THE DAY LLOYD CARTER AND I MET, WE HAD A SPIRITUAL BOND THAT TRAVELED THE DISTANCE THAT SEPERATED US. BEFORE WE MARRIED LLOYD LIVED IN A DIFFERENT STATE SO …more


A daughter's loveby jacqueline steward (10 comments)

my mother had a stroke 8/2001,at the time I was single,no children&working a full time job.I am the oldest of five but my other siblings have husbands and families.I closed my home and moved in with …more


Knowing what I know nowby Patricia Henderson (9 comments)

I remember when my dad came up to me and said Patti I keep forgetting things and its scaring me..I didn't know what to say so I said oh dad thats ok we all forget some things and don't worry I am here …more


My Turnby Mauro (0 comments)

My story of being a caregiver begins in Jan,2008. My dear mother Elena was diagnosed with lung cancer that spread to her brain. When we were given the diagnosis I her son who outwardly am a pillar of …more


Lung Cancerby Dolores (3 comments)

February 2011 I was diagnosed with lung cancer. I had to receive radiation Monday through Friday for 37 1/2 weeks and chemo once a week for 37 1/2 weeks. Needless to say I was terrified. I had …more


Momby Leila Christian-Holmes (0 comments)

My Mom loved any kind of angel figures. She had her own collection of them and until this day them remind in her home in a case. Mom died 11-1-11. Even though her lung cancer had came back after 14 …more


Caring for my Auntby Jessica (2 comments)

My aunt has been a great friend and support system to me all of my life. During the past few years she has been through several health ordeals that have left her unable to the complete daily …more

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