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Why Folks Dread the Nursing Home

The future looks bleak for the industry.

Photo from Pixabay.

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…

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Nancy Peckenham

Nancy Peckenham

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Journalist, editor, mother, wife, sister, daughter, friend, adventurer, history-lover. Editor of Crow’s Feet