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AgingwomanCreditChrstianNewmanUnsplashYou had to take away the car keys. It was quite a battle, and he’s still furious. You're managing incontinence by reminding her to use the bathroom often so she doesn’t have an accident, and she’s embarrassed. You're managing finances by canceling the credit card that was being used aimlessly and often and now they’re giving you the silent treatment. Are these people your toddlers? Teenagers? No, they are your aging parents.

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