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Family Caregivers

It’s Time: Mom, You Need a Medical Alert

It’s not easy telling Mom that it’s time for her to get a medical alert. Here are some ways to convince her. [Read More]

National Family Caregivers Month

It’s National Family Caregivers Month and time to acknowledge our family caregivers for all that they do. [Read More]

2016 Election Determines Future of Caregiving

Learn about caregiver struggles and how the presidential candidates plan to address them. 2016 could be the year caregivers have a voice. [Read More]

Are You Part of the Sandwich Generation?

More Americans than ever are feeling the pressure to take care of everyone. Are you one of them? [Read More]

5 Smart Ways to Arrange Caregiving Breaks

Are you a caregiver for your loved one? Here are some ways you can arrange a break for yourself. [Read More]

10 Thoughtful Gift Ideas For Caregivers

Does your holiday shopping list include someone who caring for an older adult at home? They will love these 10 gift ideas. [Read More]

Fashion For Caregivers

Caregiving is a hard job. Cleaning, bending, getting dirty, reaching, and lifting are all part of your everyday routine. But just because you’re a caregiver doesn’t mean you can’t look stylish and feel great. [Read More]

How To Prevent Senior Dehydration

Water sustains all life, yet many people do not drink enough water to stay healthy on a daily basis. Dehydration is one of the most common reasons for hospitalization in seniors. Is your loved one drinking enough? [Read More]

How To Be A Rockstar To An Aging Parent

You want your parents to keep their independence, but you also want them to stay safe. This is how to be a rockstar caregiver. [Read More]

The Surprising Reason Why Caretakers Should Be Selfish

Caring for YOU is the best way to take care of others. Here are the best ways for senior caregivers to take care of themselves. [Read More]