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Everett, WA
A 44-year-old female asked:

my elderly mom is lonely, but refuses outside help or a day center. she only wants me. need advice, please.

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Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
Internal Medicine 55 years experience
Very common: She might be depressed. Judicious low dose treatment might help her.... And you. See a geriatrician.

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