My Mother, your Mother

My Mother, your Mother

Embracing "slow Medicine" - the Compassionate Approach to Caring for your Aging Loved Ones

Book - 2008
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Counsels baby boomers on caring for aging parents through their final years, addressing the negative aspects of intensive care, discussing the pros and cons of alternative therapies, and sharing advice about the challenges of overseeing a parent's death.
Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, [2008], ©2008
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780061243028
0061243027
Branch Call Number: 362.6 Mc
Description: xxiii, 263 pages ; 24 cm

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A geriatric specialist lays out a logical guide to aging, from the years of stability to compromise, crisis, decline, and beyond.


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ClaireM_W
Dec 04, 2013

Informative, practical, reassuring. I will probably purchase a copy as it has so much that warrants reading again.

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drpippa
Jan 18, 2011

A must read for anyone with aging parents. Offers a model of care based on comfort, dignity, and personal choice.

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