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Stress Can Overwhelm People with Alzheimer’s. Here’s How You Can Help
People with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias face a lot of stressors. They may struggle to remember things, try to cover up their memory problems,...
May 12
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Is Your Loved One Collecting or Hoarding?
Spring cleaning is an annual tradition. As the sun peeks back out from the clouds and hibernation season ends, we are all looking for a fresh start. Usually...
Mar 04
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5 Essential Bathing Tips for Dementia Caregivers
If you have teenagers, you know how important bathing can be. And when a shower is skipped, you’ve got no hesitation marching your kids in the direction...
Dec 07
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5 Ways to Celebrate Safely with Higher-Risk Loved Ones this Holiday Season
The COVID-19 pandemic is raging across the United States. And as much as we’d all like to carry on with the holiday traditions we love, it’s safer to make...
Dec 04
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Picking the Right Senior Care Setting
Whether you are researching for yourself or a loved one, picking the right senior care setting can come with a lot of questions. Rest assured, there is...
Nov 28
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7 Ways to Care for Senior Loved Ones with Mental Illness
Life is full of little tasks. From restocking the coffee maker in the morning to when you brush your teeth at night, your day is full. For most of us,...
Nov 09
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Protecting Your Family Against Elder Care Abuse
How we care for our elders is an expression of our gratitude. They raised and cared for us, and as the roles reverse, it’s our responsibility to make sure...
Oct 20
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Caring for Loved Ones with Frontotemporal Degeneration
It’s estimated that between 50,000 and 60,000 people in the U.S. suffer from frontotemporal degeneration (FTD). FTD is not a single disease. It covers...
Oct 06
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Helping Seniors with Mental Illness Cope with Pandemic Isolation
At the end of a busy day, a little separation from work or your kids can be just what the doctor ordered. Even while isolating during the pandemic, life...
Oct 05
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Caregiving for Your Kids and Parents – At the Same Time!
They call it the “Sandwich Generation” – the generation of people currently responsible for caring for children at home AND aging parents in need of care....
Sep 30