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5 Survival Tips for Caregiving Around the Clock

5 SurvIval Tips for Caregiving

5 SurvIval Tips for CaregivingNovember is National Family Caregivers Month, a time to recognize and honor family caregivers across the country. Because caregiving is often a 24/7 commitment, the 2017 theme is timely—“Caregiving Around the Clock.”

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Tips for Peaceful Intergenerational Family Holidays

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intergenerational familyThe holidays are a wonderful time to bring family together, but they can also be a hotbed of conflict and stress. How can young and old push past political, religious, and generational divisions to find common ground and enjoy each other’s company this holiday season?

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Help! My Elderly Parent Is Dating Again…

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seniors datingWhen your single parent finds a new partner, you want to be happy for them. After all, it’s never too late to find love. But when it comes to seniors dating, it’s not so simple.

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Senior Caregivers: Tips to Help Stressed-Out Marriages

To married people considering having an aging parent move in: Be prepared, suggests a recent post from Agingcare.com. “It is not uncommon for the stress and burden to take a serious toll on you and your spouse’s relationship.” The post offers tips to help you avoid problems, or deal with them when they occur. For example:

Don’t procrastinate
Sometimes when you are stressed, seems like there is never time to talk about your feelings. So …Read more ›

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