Results for "Caregiving"

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The Truth Behind These 7 Myths About Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia
Alzheimer’s disease and dementia can be distressing for people with these conditions and the people who love and care for them.  A lot of myths and misconceptions...
February 21
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Dementia and Depression: What Happens When You Have Both Problems
If you or a loved one are dealing with dementia, the struggle with symptoms can be heartbreaking. And you might not recognize that someone with dementia...
October 30
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Tips for Transitioning Baby from Bottle to Cup
There are certain milestones that you eagerly await your child reaching, like their first steps or their first word. However, some other milestones, like...
July 25
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How to Make It Easier on Your Kids if You Need Care as You Age
As you get older, you may still feel like your body is strong and your mind is sharp. But you recognize that a day may come when you’ll need some help...
April 07
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Top Ways to Help When a Loved One Has Cancer (Plus, What Not to Do)
When someone you love shares the news that they have cancer, you may initially feel shocked. Your thoughts may turn to concern about your family member...
February 25
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How to Avoid Caregiver Burnout During Busy Times
Caring for a loved one can be difficult at any time of year, but it can be especially difficult during the holidays—from Thanksgiving to Christmas to July...
December 19
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How Caregivers Can Get Support From Family and Friends During Busy Times
Holidays like Christmas, July 4th and Thanksgiving can bring about anticipation and excitement, but for caregivers, they can also bring about difficult...
December 12
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5 Tips to Help Encourage Your Baby to Crawl
In the first year of your baby’s life, it seems like every day they learn something new. From finding their hands to rolling over, it’s incredible to see...
November 25
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How Robopets Can Help People with Memory Issues Feel Less Lonely
Robotic pets — machines designed to look and act like actual dogs, cats or other animals —might seem like something out of a science fiction movie. But...
October 27
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How Do Alzheimer’s and Dementia Affect Personality?
Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia can diminish memory, reasoning and other skills. But there’s more to dementia than memory loss. “Behavioral...
June 03