<t>Jill has asked me to fill in some of the background of my situation. My mum is 90 and my dad died of prostate cancer and associated complications 18 months ago. Mum had a brain operation shortly after they were married and although she made a good enough recovery, her balance has always been poor...
<t>I care for my mum who lives with me and as I am an only child, divorced and with no children, the buck definitely stops here. I have not been away for even a night in 3 years and am beginning to get extremely depressed. Today she threw a temper tantrum about nothing at all and despite being a pen...
Mum, who is 90, doesn't need a wheelchair but her balance is poor and so is her circulation. I get her out to the dog training class one afternoon a week, where she watches me trying to train all 3 of our dogs http://www.carersuk.org/images/icon_eek.gif and some of the other people there engage her ...