Results for "Caregiving"
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Caregiving and Dementia: Navigating Ambiguous Loss and Grief
Your loved one is there but not there. They may be sitting right next to you, holding your hand, looking into your eyes, but they really aren’t there in...
Jun 01
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Preventing Child Abuse: What You Need to Know
It’s said that being a parent is the hardest job in the world. Each new stage your child goes through brings new situations and challenges, and it’s important...
Apr 29
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Caring for Persons with Alzheimer’s Disease Amid the COVID-19 Crisis
Living with Alzheimer’s or any form of dementia is difficult enough. Add the stress of a global pandemic to the mix and you’re bound to have a few more...
Apr 24
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Keeping Parents and Grandparents Safe While Social Distancing
Juggling kids, work and finding groceries may be keeping you occupied while social distancing during COVID-19, but like many you may also be concerned...
Apr 18
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How to Stay Connected with Your Loved Ones While Social Distancing
So, you’re now practicing social distancing. We know it’s tough, but this is crucial to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). During...
Mar 30
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Creating Dementia Friendly Communities
The City of Surprise is Arizona's second Dementia Friendly City, which offers services every two weeks to people living with dementia and their loved ones....
Nov 19
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Millennial Caregivers Now Care For Their Parents
Millennials are caring for parents or other family members at much higher levels than ever before, facing a juggling act between growing careers, young...
Nov 13
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How To Tell A Loved One You Have Cancer
Your doctor has just told you that you have cancer. After the initial shock, you may ask yourself, “How am I going to tell my partner? My friends? My kids?” “Cancer...
Nov 08
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Supporting A Loved One Who Has Cancer
When someone you love shares the news they have cancer, it’s a big shock. One of your first thoughts is, “what do I say?” or “how can I help?” Just being...
Sep 25
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Ask the Expert: Caregiver Depression
Featuring Alireza Atri, MD, PhD Question: I am caring for my mother who has Alzheimer's, and I feel like I’m losing her more each day. I'm having trouble...
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