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6 Ways to Help Your Loved One with Alzheimer’s When Visits are Restricted

Even if social distancing is preventing you from visiting your loved ones in care facilities, there are still ways to show them you care.

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9 Tips to Improve Communication with Someone Who Has Dementia

Patience and respect can make things easier on your loved one.

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5 New Year’s Resolutions for Caregivers

Exercise, learn about long-term care, go the doctor and other ways to improve your life this year 

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6 Lessons Learned Through Caregiving

These helpful reminders show us why caregiving makes us better people in the long run.

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Millennial Caregivers Are Navigating Uncharted Waters

Young adults face a host of modern challenges as they take on their loved ones’ care.

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Caregiving Holiday Christmas Guide

A Caregiver's Guide to the Holidays

These eight caregiving tips will help make the holiday season a happier, simpler season for all.

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Tips To Help Seniors Declutter

5 Tips To Help Seniors Declutter

Aging in place is easier for the elderly, and their caregivers, when the home is clutter-free.

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6 Tips for Communicating With Those Who Have Advanced Alzheimer's

Show your loved one you care with little gestures. 

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Where to Turn When Your Adult Child Has Developmental Disabilities

Public and private agencies, plus a personal support network can help overcome obstacles.

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Protecting Your Health as a Caregiver to a Loved One with Dementia

The demands of Alzheimer’s caregiving can be taxing on your health, so accepting help to get rest and relief is vital.

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5 Tips for Effective Long-Distance Caregiving

Stay in touch with the primary caregiver, hold conference calls with doctors and more.

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5 Ways to Combat Illegal Robocalls

Scam callers target older adults, but there are ways to protect your loved one.

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When You Become a Caregiver: Taking on a New Role

Caring for a loved one alters your relationship, but a wealth of resources can help you navigate. 

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3 Tips to Handle a Loved One’s Hostility

When you keep in mind that dementia is the cause, it can aid your understanding.

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