Category Archives: elderly

You’re a Doll

I spent the morning visiting patients, and today’s rounds were, well, different, to say the least. I was kneeling next to a patient’s wheelchair in the activity room of the nursing home, talking quietly and soothingly, when the chosen activity … Continue reading

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When I am Old

An elderly gentleman stopped by my office yesterday, and after I helped him, he stayed around to talk for a while. He talked a lot about his wife, and it took a moment to realize she had passed away, because … Continue reading

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