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What kind of care can a family provide compared with nursing home?

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Dr. Brad Bobrin
Psychiatry

In brief: All of it really

The problem is that dementia patients eventually require 24 hour care and usually 2 people to lift, dress and toilet.
Unless you have a very large family, everyone soon become quite exhausted and cannot provide this level of care, hence we have nursing homes.

In brief: All of it really

The problem is that dementia patients eventually require 24 hour care and usually 2 people to lift, dress and toilet.
Unless you have a very large family, everyone soon become quite exhausted and cannot provide this level of care, hence we have nursing homes.
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