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An adult daughter embraces her senior mother
Alzheimer's and Dementia

5 Tips for Caring for a Parent with Alzheimer's

Ruth Drew of the Alzheimer’s Association shares advice, including how to build a support network and taking time for yourself.  

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A caregiver comforts an Alzheimer's patient
About Alzheimer's and Dementia

The Angels Who Carried His Mother Home

Summoned to his mother's hospice bedside, Guideposts' Editor-in-Chief Edward Grinnan learned that she was in good hands for her homeward journey.

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Diana Aydin
Stories of Hope

Though Sometimes Lonely, She Learned She Was Never Alone

She wondered how to fill the gap in her life left when her sisters moved out. Making God her “plus-one” did the trick.

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Lori Wood and Jonathan Pickard in Central Park; photo courtesy Lori Wood
Angels

This Nurse Went Above and Beyond for a Patient In Need

He needed a heart transplant so she made him a part of the family.

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Shawn and Christina Jobes with their daughter, Audrey.
Angels

This Expectant Mom Found Joy Despite Financial Turmoil

She lost her job and her medical insurance and her husband wasn't working. But she realized that one thing could not be taken from her: her faith. 

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Portrait of a smiling father and son at home.
Advice for Caregivers

Ways to Approach Caregiving Decisions

When making choices for loved ones, it helps to reflect on their values, preferences and beliefs

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A woman meditating in her home.
Caregiver Stress

How to Use Mindfulness to Reduce Caregiver Stress

An attitude of heightened awareness and focused attention can have great benefits

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A teenager doing a jigsaw puzzle.
Stories of Faith

How a Jigsaw Puzzle Renewed Their Faith

For this family, building a puzzle day-by-day taught them a lesson about trusting God.

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Guideposts Senior Vice President Kelly Mangold
Stories of Hope

A Message of Hope from Kelly Mangold: A Special Blessing

Guideposts Senior Vice President Kelly Mangold shares a blessing that has helped keep her calm and thankful during the coronavirus crisis.

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Guideposts staffer Brett Leveridge
Stories of Hope

A Message of Hope from Brett Leveridge: Phone a Friend

Guideposts staffer Brett Leveridge suggests a simple gesture you can make in these challenging times to brighten the day of someone in your life. 4/4/2020

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