Anyone else currently, or previously, in a LONG TERM caregiver position of an ill relative?

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    Apr 24, 2011 6:23 AM GMT
    Been the caregiver for my mentally ill, psychotic, bipolar, stroke victim...younger sister, for the last 6 years....It has taken a toll on me and is REALLY starting to wear thin......anyone else got experience with this?
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    Apr 24, 2011 6:30 AM GMT
    I sure do. My mother has Parkinson's and, in the past year, has been exhibiting signs of senile dementia. Nursing home is right around the corner.
    And it's tough. icon_cry.gif