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How can I help ease my aging parent's anxiety during a hospital stay?

A good way to reduce an elderly individual's anxiety during a hospital stay is to be present and encouraging during their time there. It is also a good idea to bring some familiarity to the hospital room. One way to do this is to bring some items from your parent's home to the hospital.

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