Why Folks Dread the Nursing Home
The future looks bleak for the industry.
My mother had a bad dream the other night. She awoke confused, muttering about how she was being put in a nursing home. It hit me like a brick how she harbors a deep, dark fear of such a place.
Why do so many elderly folks dread the nursing home? It has a stigma attached to it, for sure. The popular image of nursing homes is depressing…