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Gary Barg, Editor-in-Chief

Gary Barg, Editor-in-Chief

This week we celebrate the 20th anniversary of the first Fearless Caregiver conference ever hosted, which was in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. more

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Start making your list of those people you know you can count on to pitch in and support your respite program this fall. more

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Michelle Giddings began her career in hearing health 33 years ago. She was on the Michigan Hearing Aid Society Board, and is a Board Certified Hearing Instrument Specialist. more

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In politics, an October Surprise refers to some planned or unforeseen event that occurs too close to election day for the candidate who would be negatively affected by such a surprise to un-do the damage to his or her vote count. more

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Allow me to share my favorite things with my favorite people: more

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I saw a video on YouTube recently that reminded me of a senseless tragedy which took place nine years ago this past Sunday on a dark roadway in northern Minnesota. more

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In the midst of yet another hotly contested political season in a severely divided country, it is probably a good thing to stop for a moment and remember one of those few truly terrible days... more

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My September 11, 2001 Column more

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This week’s discussion of Fearless Caregiver Manifesto Principle Five dovetails perfectly with a conversation we had at a recent Fearless Caregiver Conference. more

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Recently I spent the day with three thousand newly minted Americans, relearning the power of what we so easily take for granted - our citizenship. more

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Like preparing for family caregiving, preparing for hurricane season does not always follow a specified route. more

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I share this letter from a reader because it highlights an issue about which I am quite serious. There are NO textbook perfect caregivers or caregiving situations. more

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I received a call this week from a gentleman from Philadelphia. I remember him from a previous phone call a few years ago. He is a dedicated caregiver for his wife who is living with Alzheimer’s disease. more

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As we travel the nation talking with our fellow family caregivers, our hope is to help bring the best answers, support and advice to light. more

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On a recent cross-country flight, I sat next to a doctor who was returning from his niece's funeral. He told me he had been worried about his sister's mental health... more

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Between phishing and Social Security scams, telemarketing fraudsters, and even sweepstake lottery scams, protecting our loved ones financial security is an ongoing battle. more

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I have been talking about family caregivers being the CEO of Caring for My Loved One, Inc., since late last century in Today’s Caregiver magazine, on caregiver.com and at the Fearless Caregiver Conferences. more

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Twenty three years ago yesterday on a rainy Fourth of July weekend, I drove a rental truck to a local magazine printer's warehouse to pick up copies of the first issue of Today more

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Earlier this month I had the honor of speaking at the annual Focus on Caregiving Conference hosted by Mount Sinai Hospital’s Wein Center on Miami Beach. more

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In this edition of the Today's Caregiver magazine video podcast series, Editor-in-Chief Gary Edward Barg talks with comedian Howie Mandel about the serious topic of cholesterol medication management. more

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