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Caregivers Attempt to Balance Their Personal Life and the Demands of Caring for Elderly Parents


Millions of Americans are now finding themselves in a place they have never been before–sandwiched between their careers, the needs of immediate family members, planning their own retirement, and providing care for elderly loved ones. Baby Boomers – Sandwiched Between Retirement … Continue reading

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Communicating Encouragement to Caregivers


Everyone needs encouragement, especially caregivers. Would you like to know how to encourage and motivate with words? Would you like to know certain phrases to use that leaves others feeling validated and understood? Would you like to know how to … Continue reading

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Where Will Your Folks Live When They Can No Longer Live Alone?


Do you ever worry about where your parents will live when they are no longer safe living alone? Ever feel overwhelmed with all the choices of living arrangements? Are you concerned about how to talk to your folks about the … Continue reading

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Common Dementias Including Alzheimer’s


Here’s more information from the National Alzheimer’s Association about common types of Dementia and their typical characteristics. “Alzheimer’s disease is the Most common type of dementia and accounts for 60 to 80 percent of cases. Characteristics include difficulty remembering names … Continue reading

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