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    Weird question

    It says ALS on my dad's death certificate.
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    sleeping at night

    Thank you, everyone. I just wanted to give you an update.. My dad passed away 3 weeks ago. Hospice explained to us that he was going through a terminal agination and nothing would've helped. Eventually, they gave him enough morphine to calm down.. My brother, my mom and me held his hands...
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    sleeping at night

    Thank you everyone! We are not in VA (immigrants from Russia).. Looked into probed and it's way too expensive. Honestly, I don't think he has a very long time left. He is tired... He has been very depressed and pessimistic as he now has a catheter/diapers. That really shook him... We are...
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    sleeping at night

    Hello everyone, My dad was diagnosed with ALS almost 2 years ago and it's pretty progressive at this point. He can no longer talk and can barely move around. My question is is regarding his sleeping at night, or rather lack of it. We are with a hospice and they have been working with us on...
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    My father has ALS, emotionally abusing my mom.

    Thank you all for your comments. I believe earlier today my brother tried talking to him. I will call him later to find out what happened. I spoke to my mom and she feels really sorry for him and says her consciousness would never allow her to be any different... All i can do is try to...
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    My father has ALS, emotionally abusing my mom.

    I try to talk to him. I've begged him to treat mom better. But he doesn't see me either. I am his secretary when it comes to medicare/doctor visits/medications/trials and i do NOT mind. But recently when i asked him not to drive when he was tired, he started screaming and told me that my...
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    My father has ALS, emotionally abusing my mom.

    Hi everyone, First of all, I would like to thank you all for this wonderful forum and for all the advice you provide. My father was diagnosed with ALS (Bulbar) about 6 months ago. He was never an optimistic person to begin with, but now it's really bad. My parents should've divorced many...
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