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Naomi from California

This is a real-life "DRIVING MISS DAISY" story :-) My mom Lady Rebecca Price is 81 years old & on...

Brian from Kentucky

My name is Brian, I am the youngest son of an amazing man. My dad, J.R., is not only a retired ve...

Amelia from Washington

Steven served his country. He was fighting type 2 diabetes and extreme hypertension. The doctors had no idea where they came from. After a kidney transplant things didn't get better. After talking to a Congressman, we learned he was sprayed with agent orange in the US. His heart is affected and he has lost toes. He is now wheelchair bound. It is a full-time job meeting his n...

Sharon from Arizona

When my son Derek joined the Army in August of 2005, I became a military mom. When he exited the ...

Karen from Montana

My 87-year old mother lives with me and while she has done really well staying healthy up until t...

Ren from New York

Hi, I'm Ren, and my mom's name is Jane. I've always known that I'd take care of my mom when she g...

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