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Consumed About Life and My Aging Parent

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Seniors often know that their memory and cognitive and physical abilities are declining, and reminders are only hurtful,” But even when we manage to hold our tongue, frustration lingers. That’s when we have to be doubtfully mindful, because by repressing those emotions, we’re more likely to have an emotional outburst.


“You might be justifiably annoyed,” “but take a step back and consider how your parent must feel as they face the diminished capacities.” When people first start “slipping,” they are aware of the loss, and they are often terrified, scared and saddened.