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Four questions to ask the doctor at every medical appointment.
Are feelings of shame or fear preventing you from getting the treatment and support you need?
Tips for caregivers helping a parent with shopping, paying bills, and more.
The warning signs of elder abuse, and what to do if you suspect a loved one is in danger.
Innovative technology that makes caregiving easier.
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Social media sites can provide caregivers with support and information.
Try these tips to manage stress and anxiety.
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How to ease the tension after a parent moves in.
Caregiving for your in-laws presents unique challenges.
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Tips and videos to help make your home safer and prevent accidents.
Keep your loved one safe by ensuring they are taking their medication correctly.
Prevent dangerous trips and falls with these 7 tips.
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Check out these tips for home safety in the winter months.
Simple solutions to keep your parents safe from slips and falls in the bathroom.
6 ways to tempt homebound seniors outside.
Recognize these symptoms of depression in your loved one.
Reduce the number and severity of asthma attacks with these tips.
An optimistic outlook can give you the tools you need to cope with chronic illness.
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Avoid infections and stomach bugs with these 5 tips.
Ensuring your home is safe and inviting can help with recovery.
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What to expect when you or a loved one is diagnosed with asthma.
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What to expect when you or a loved one is recovering from a stroke.
What to expect when you or a loved one is diagnosed with heart disease.
Ask these 5 questions before your loved one leaves the hospital.
Use these tips to make the most of your and your loved one's medical appointments.
Discuss your parents' financial health with them before problems arise.
Easy ways you can take care of yourself so you can take care of your loved ones.
What to expect when you or a loved one is diagnosed with high blood pressure.
What to expect when you or a loved one is diagnosed with HIV or AIDS.
How do you tell whether cognitive changes are normal or need attention?
Connect with your loved one when he or she is unable to communicate easily.
5 tips for making the most of your next medical appointment
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These 8 smartphone apps can help caregivers stay organized.
3 key steps for keeping your elderly loved ones safe during an emergency.
Follow these steps when you go online for medical information.
Tips for dealing with a parent's erratic behavior
Avoid frustration as your loved one's dementia symptoms increase.
6 tips to help dementia patients experience the healing power of music
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Isolation and loneliness aren’t the same thing. Find out the difference and the risks of each.
Are you facing discrimination at work because of caregiving responsibilities?
Are your caregiving duties causing tension with colleagues at work?
Emotional or practical excuses caregivers use to avoid asking for help.
Have a plan of action to review with your employer about caregiving.
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When your spouse can no longer do a chore that’s beyond your abilities, what are your options?
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These 3 steps can help you deliver better care without getting overwhelmed.
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Are family disagreements threatening your parent's care?
Tips on how to assess and fulfill your aging parents’ needs.
Use these tips when discussing care and financial matters with aging parents.
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The holidays provide the perfect opportunity to collect family histories.
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If your loved one refuses to use an assistive device, try these tips to overcome resistance.
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Older adults without family need to take these 4 steps to ensure a safe, secure, and healthy future.
Following these precautions can keep you and your loved ones safe at home and out and about.
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5 steps that can help you avoid injury and stick with an exercise program.
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Some common medications have significant risks, especially for older adults.
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