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Gramp was an extraordinarily brave and hard-working man. In 1925, he jumped ship in Baltimore Harbor off a Russian freighter to which he was consigned at the age of 17. Read more

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Although your focus is probably on providing care for your loved one, it’s important to think about and prepare for your own future caregiving needs. Read more

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“Use your nose." That used to be standard advice given to people searching for prospective nursing homes for themselves or their loved ones. Read more

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I hadn’t seen Vera for years.  Now I see her just about every time Carolyn and I drive back to see Carolyn’s mother, Beth. I hadn’t seen Vera for years. Now I see her just about every time Carolyn and I drive back to see Carolyn’s mother, Beth. Read more

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Too often, the decision to move into a family member’s home is made when a crisis develops or as a last resort. Read more

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Virtually no one wants to either live in a nursing home or place a loved one in such a facility. Read more

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What's it really like living in a Nursing Home. A caregiver shares what she learned from a resident. Read more

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