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Monthly Archives: January 2016

Managing Your Stress When Mom is in Skilled Care

Do you sometimes feel as if you are being pulled in several directions at once? This is not uncommon for caregivers who are trying to give 100 percent to both their children and their parents. You may find yourself both

7 Tips to Dealing with Caregiver Stress

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It is not unusual to feel stressed and overwhelmed when caring for a loved one with dementia. Caregivers of parents with dementia frequently report experiencing high levels of stress, and remember, too much stress can be harmful to the both

3 Things You, As A Caregiver, Should Stop Doing

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As a caretaker of your parent, you may feel sleep deprived, stressed and guilt as your parent needs additional care. “When the brain is always on alert, many things are going to happen -- you’re not going to eat well,

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Tips to Help Make Mom’s Move Stress Free

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Has your mom made the decision to move into independent living in a retirement community?   This can be an exciting time for both your mom and you as she moves to a retirement community that offers the services, amenities

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