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Published March 31, 2012, 11:30 PM

Bursack: Mom resents daughter’s attempts to help

Dear Carol: My mother is mentally sharp, but she has serious physical health problems. I try to help her manage her health so that she can stay out of the hospital. When I push her to make good decisions about taking in fluids or using her cane, she tells me that that I’m “bossing” her and that she is perfectly capable of deciding what she needs.

By: Carol Bradley Bursack, INFORUM

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