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How do you find the balance? Is there a balance? Am I doing the right thing? Should I be doing more? These are important questions for a caregiver. more

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One of the best ways to reduce stress and feel better about your caregiver role is to laugh. more

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You can find respite from your caregiving in the simplest things. more

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Because caregiving is such a universal task, faced by nearly all of us at one time or another, I hope you find these strategies helpful. more

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A“Caregiver First-Aid Kit” is a reminder of the special significance caregivers have in their role caring for a loved one. more

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Caregiving takes a lot of time, however you must give yourself a mental break once in a while. more

May 29, 2017 5:52 PM Articles

Change is an expected part of our daily lives today. Dealing with it so that YOU control IT rather than vice versa is an important and positive force in controlling your life. more

May 29, 2017 5:36 PM Articles

For older adults, in-home non-medical care might be the key to independence. However, the quality of care depends on the quality of the caregiver. more

May 26, 2017 11:08 AM Articles

Twenty of the best tips and ideas collected from caregivers and care managers of the Medicare Alzheimer's Project in Broward and Miami-Dade Florida. more

May 25, 2017 4:27 PM Articles

Taking a successful vacation when you are a caregiver requires planning and coordination. Here is some information and questions to consider when planning your time away from home. more

May 25, 2017 3:27 PM Articles

Anyone who has ever looked for home-based care for a loved one comprehends what a daunting experience it can be. more

May 25, 2017 3:06 PM Articles

Selecting the Appropriate Adult Day Health Care Model. What you should know. more

May 20, 2017 3:41 PM Articles

Adult day care centers provide a break (respite) to the caregiver. more

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Caregiver fatigue cannot be understated. Spouses, adult children and family members alike are susceptible to caregiver fatigue whether they are providing care twenty-four hours a day or caregiving from a distance. more

May 11, 2017 2:11 PM Articles