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Do You Have a Parent In a Cluttered, Unsafe Home? Some Tips

Hoardingphoto-1474666488182-66ec723476c6People want to stay in their own homes. You hear it and read about it all the time. And there's some merit to that. Most of us can relate to the fact that relocating is emotionally charged. Add the fact that our parents get sick and tired of suffering the indignities of aging and often feel bossed around by everyone from the government to their kids, and you can understand why they often get stubborn. Where they live might be, in their minds, their "last stand."

Continue reading on Agingcare for some insight into older people's hoarding and how to cope:

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