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Transitioning from Hospital to Home: What You Need to Know
Ask these 5 questions before your loved one leaves the hospital.
10 Easy and Healthy Cooking Tips for Caregivers
End of Life Legal Information: Advance Directives
Care for the Caregiver
What to expect when recovering from joint replacement surgery.
5 tips for managing multiple medications
Long-term care insurance may sound like a good idea, but is it?
These products can help make caregiving easier and keep loved ones safe.
These advance directives can ensure your parent's end-of-life wishes are honored.
Balance, blurred vision, memory problems, insomnia: Steps to lessen their impact.
Are your caregiving duties causing tension with colleagues at work?
Meeting goals isn’t always about willpower. Make yours achievable with these 3 steps.
Get the advice and solutions you need from other caregivers and experts.
How and when to discuss a diagnosis with work, family, and friends.
How to ease the tension after a parent moves in.
Tips on how to assess and fulfill your aging parents’ needs.
Is eating a challenge? 4 possible causes and ways to cure them.
Navigating a city in winter can be dangerous for older pedestrians. Here's how to stay safe.
4 tips to avoiding falls, preventing injury and staying safe in icy winter weather
6 solutions to managing pain without medicine
These tools can help you cook better, and cook more healthful meals.
If sweets are your diet downfall, these tips can help you make healthy choices.
Six questions can help determine if home care is the right choice.
These four tips will ease the transition when your parents move in with you.
What you need to know about home health care and finding the right services.
Tips to avoid arguments and frustration when communicating with someone with dementia
Signs your aging parents may require additional care and support.
What to expect when you or a loved one is diagnosed with Alzheimer's.
Create a folder with this vital information to simplify caregiving.
Learn these terms to help navigate the world of home health care.
What to expect when you or a loved one is diagnosed with asthma.
7 legal terms that can help you protect your loved ones
Tips for caregivers helping a parent with shopping, paying bills, and more.
Acting as a patient advocate for a hospitalized loved one can lead to better care.
As your family member's health declines, you may want the care and support that hospice provides.
Parenting a child with a chronic condition means added stress for everyone.
Help your loved one heal and make the most of their physical therapy.
Are feelings of shame or fear preventing you from getting the treatment and support you need?
These 8 smartphone apps can help caregivers stay organized.
Tips for handling caregiving tasks that make you feel squeamish
Keep track of your medications and take them safely.
Grief can be a prolonged process if a loved one has a progressive illness.
This effective tool can help to relieve caregiver stress.
5 ideas to help balance career and caregiving.
How to reduce the anxieties that come with caring for someone else.
Have a plan of action to review with your employer about caregiving.
How well do you manage stress? The secret may be linked to how well you think you’ll manage it.
Find out the 5 key steps caregivers can take to avoid burnout.
Find lasting benefits and emotional rewards in caregiving.
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?
Try these tips to manage stress and anxiety.
When a stepparent oversees your parent's care, you may not agree with all decisions.
It's the conversation no one wants to have. Here are 4 ways to make it easier.
When a parent needs help but doesn't want anyone to know
These 3 steps can help you deliver better care without getting overwhelmed.
Are you caring for someone who no longer recognizes you?
As an only child, you're faced with different challenges as a caregiver.
Are caregiving duties affecting your marriage? Here are five tips to avoid feelings of resentment.
When your kids ask difficult questions about illness, how much should you tell them?
For some caregivers, the holidays are a painful reminder of happier times.
The holidays provide the perfect opportunity to collect family histories.
Find a balance between your loved one's needs and your worries.
Flying with someone who has dementia? These tips can make your trip less stressful.
Older adults without family need to take these 4 steps to ensure a safe, secure, and healthy future.
If your loved one refuses to use an assistive device, try these tips to overcome resistance.
Following these precautions can keep you and your loved ones safe at home and out and about.
Simple solutions to keep your parents safe from slips and falls in the bathroom.
Vitamin D can boost bone health and protect older adults from osteoporosis.
Tips and videos to help make your home safer and prevent accidents.
Follow these tips to stay safe and healthy when the weather is hot.
Are your medications increasing your risk for sunburn or heatstroke?
Delicious, nutritious, and healthy choices for winter produce.
Will a gluten-free diet relieve your arthritis symptoms?
What caregivers need to know about the 4 most recommended vaccines for older adults.
Calcium plays an important role in building strong bones, and provides other health benefits.
If snacks are your diet downfall, follow these tips to transition to healthy habits
Is organic food worth the higher cost? Find out what experts say.
6 ways to tempt homebound seniors outside.
5 steps that can help you avoid injury and stick with an exercise program.
Pets have a positive effect on the mental and physical health of their owners.
Over-the-counter and prescription pain medications have specific advantages—as well as risks.
Should you get a flu shot? Find out about safety and if it works.
What to expect when you or a loved one is diagnosed with diabetes.
Caregiver services provide support for your loved one to live safely at home.
Additional sites and online resources for pulmonary disease: COPD.
Waking in the night is common, but it can signal a health problem.
What to expect when you or a loved one is diagnosed with cancer.
Consider these items to help your loved one's mobility and bathroom use.
How to manage chronic symptoms and tips for talking to your doctor.
Professional home health care can help when your loved one's condition becomes overwhelming
What to expect when you or a loved one is recovering from a stroke.
Every caregiver should bookmark these medical information sites.
Avoid frustration as your loved one's dementia symptoms increase.
6 tips to manage changes when the familiar routine of caregiving ends.
6 tips to help dementia patients experience the healing power of music
When you don’t look sick, how can you get others to take your symptoms seriously?
Suggestions for adjusting to a new routine or new surroundings after a disaster.
3 key steps for keeping your elderly loved ones safe during an emergency.
Focus on what you can do to stay positive but realistic about aging.
Sundowning is one of the most challenging situations caregivers face. These 5 tips can help.
How do you tell whether cognitive changes are normal or need attention?
Adopt healthier strategies to cope with the stress from caregiving.
7 tips to reduce symptoms of menopause and boost quality of life
Being in nature can boost health. Here are day trips to parks and gardens within 2 hours of NYC
When your spouse can no longer do a chore that’s beyond your abilities, what are your options?
How to maintain productivity at work while managing caregiving duties.
Are you prepared for the emotional demands of stay-at-home caregiving?
Before you quit work for caregiving, consider the financial ramifications.
What's your caregiving style? Take this quiz to find out.
Social media sites can provide caregivers with support and information.
Emotional or practical excuses caregivers use to avoid asking for help.
Are family disagreements threatening your parent's care?
4 tips to keep the peace when siblings visit from out of town
Are you caring for a demanding person? These strategies can help you cope.
Caregiving for your in-laws presents unique challenges.
Use these tips when discussing care and financial matters with aging parents.
As your life partner declines, how do you cope with the changes?
Don't let distance or misunderstandings prevent siblings from helping.
If your parent will be moving in with you, here are tips to ease the transition.
How do you stay merry and bright when the holiday season has you stressed out?
Check out these tips for home safety in the winter months.
Five crucial steps to help someone who has fallen
Solutions to 5 challenges of caring for a loved one who lives in an apartment.
Can exercise reduce arthritis pain? Find out if it may help you.
Keep your loved one safe by ensuring they are taking their medication correctly.
Prevent dangerous trips and falls with these 7 tips.
True or False: You should take aspirin to prevent a heart attack or stroke.
Diseases and medications may increase the risk of falling. Here's how you can avoid injury.
9 planning tips for caregivers taking seniors on vacation.
Activities to keep the mind sharp and stimulate the brain.
Are vitamins and supplements necessary? 6 questions to ask yourself.
Artificial Light and Depression: Are You at Risk?
A good night’s sleep may be the key to good health and fighting off infection.
Find out how to identify and prevent the most common infection in older adults.
Ensuring your home is safe and inviting can help with recovery.
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.
Improving your loved one's surroundings can improve their ability recover.
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