My mother is now 88 and lives in Las Vegas with one of my brothers. She recently had another fall and although I was already planning to spend Christmas with them, I left early so that I could relieve my brother from some of the responsibilities.
Mom has had five (5) joint replacements and anytime she has an accident that breaks skin, she has to go to the doctor to be checked and get a prescription for antibiotics. After the initial visit, her doctor called and wanted more blood tests and the cycle of doctor visits only progressed from there. We don’t let her drive anymore, so I’m busy driving![Continue Reading]