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Recovering from COVID-19 at Home

If you are recovering from COVID-19 or caring for someone who is recovering at home, these tips and guidelines can help you.
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5 Steps for Dealing with Anticipatory Grief

5 Steps for Dealing with Anticipatory Grief

Anticipatory grief is very common among caregivers and family members of those suffering from Alzheimer’s disease, cancer, and other terminal illnesses. Read More
Social Isolation, Loneliness, and Health

Social Isolation, Loneliness, and Health

Social connections are an important part of good health and everyday life. Read More
Choosing Foods When It’s Hard to Swallow

Choosing Foods When It’s Hard to Swallow

Difficulty swallowing is common, especially at the end of life. Here are ideas for easy-to-eat foods that can reduce choking risk and improve nutrition. Read More
Tips for Hospice Caregivers

Tips for Hospice Caregivers

Caring for someone at the end of life can be deeply rewarding, but it can also cause distress. These tips can help hospice caregivers avoid fatigue and ensure their own well being. Read More
The Hospice Comfort Pack: Convenient Medication Relief

The Hospice Comfort Pack: Convenient Medication Relief

Your hospice nurse may suggest that you have on hand a small supply of medications that can provide relief of specific symptoms without waiting for delivery. Read More
When Someone You Love Is Dying

When Someone You Love Is Dying

Nothing in life can prepare us for the emotional turmoil of saying goodbye to a loved one. Yet end of life can also lead to peace despite grief. Read More
Quitting Work for Caregiving: Are You Prepared for the Demands?

Quitting Work for Caregiving: Are You Prepared for the Demands?

Ask yourself these 4 questions to find out if you have the temperament to care for someone full-time. Read More
How Music Therapy Benefits People with Dementia

How Music Therapy Benefits People with Dementia

Tips to help people with dementia experience the healing power of music. Read More
Communicating with Someone Who Has Memory Loss

Communicating with Someone Who Has Memory Loss

Tips caregivers can use to avoid frustration and arguments when communicating with someone with dementia. Read More
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