Advancing dementia

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My 88 year old mother has late stage dementia and terminal merkel cell carcinoma with a large mass in her groin. We have been caring for her for...

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Every doctor would be vague as no one knows and no one can predict the duration one would survive. There are so many factors that decide...

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My mum has advanced stage dementia, lung cancer, COPD and emphysema. She is still in hospital waiting to go into a 24 hour nursing home. She has...

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Hello and thanks you for your query. I am Dr. Rommstein and I will try to help you as much as I can with my answer.
This may be caused by certain...

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hi my mother is 84 with stage 4 bowel cancer and advanced dementia. she is now in a nursing home and is physically able bodied but with her...

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Hi and welcome to HCM.
This doesnt sound like bowel peroration but it is probably tmour mass in abdominal or pelvic cavity. Bowel perforation would...

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My 88 year old mother has late stage dementia and terminal merkel cell carcinoma with a large mass in her groin. We have been caring for her for...

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My mum has advanced stage dementia, lung cancer, COPD and emphysema. She is still in hospital waiting to go into a 24 hour nursing home. She has...

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My dad has been diagnosed as having advanced stage dementia for the purposes of activating his health care power of attorney. From what I have...

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I recently had my gall bladder out by Dr Slater and there were some issues with my liver (fatty) and also very high iron levels. My gall bladder...

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I am a 45 year old female. Never had any major health problems and my blood pressure has always been around 115/75-80. I monitor my bp at home and...

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