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    Husband And Dad

    I do love my guys! Is this why I do this? Tough to say. My husband has COPD and is on oxygen. Cannot walk any distance and is unable to do any jobs around the house. But he is always smiling, always jolly and happy. Never complains when I have to go to my Dad. Sure I make...
    Marthadebaja Marthadebaja
    1 Response Mar 11, 2012

    Huntington's Disease Caregiver

    Huntington's disease ( HD ). I have a woman who comes in 5 days/week 8 hours/day Mon. thru Fri. to help with the care ,which is always 24/7. I have been doing this since the beginning of 2001 and cannot find a support group in my area.  I need to be able to speak with other...
    swift621 swift621
    5 Responses Mar 20, 2009

    A Nasty And Unforgiving Disease

    In October 2004 my wife was diagnosed with Huntington's disease. I'll never forget the day she and I went to her doctors office to get the results of the tests that were done two weeks before. We walked into his office and he had a glum look on his face and I knew right away what...
    detentionofficer detentionofficer
    46-50, M
    6 Responses Oct 19, 2009
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