Tag Archives: elderly

What does Dad Eat?

I was visiting dad this morning and walked him to lunch before I left.  As I was signing out, the aide came up to me and asked what he eats.  She said lately he chooses a meal from the menu … Continue reading

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Scams Aimed at the Elderly

Yesterday I was called 4 times from this number (849)-963-4853.  There is no human on the line.  Instead a recording tells me it is an “URGENT phone call from Medicare” for elders with diabetes or back pain.  I hung up … Continue reading

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Dad, George and Pete the Parrot

While I was away, dad continually asked one of his companions to bring him a cat to keep him company.  I told her to just tell him to discuss it with me when I got home.  Before I even went … Continue reading

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