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Good Friends Might Be Your Best Brain Booster As You Age

  Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by Judith Graham and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org  Ask Edith Smith, a proud 103-year-old, about her...

Caregiving for Parkinson’s Takes Patience and Perception

Blog by Irv Seldin, JD, President and Owner, Visiting Angels of the Palm Beaches, www.VisitingAngels.com/PalmBeaches   The prevalence of Parkinson’s...

Family Caregivers Are Getting A Break — And Extra Coaching

Seniorhelpdesk.com blog by Lynne Shallcross and KHN Cover Photo: Lorena Bradford (left), head of accessible programs at the National Gallery of Art...

Caregivers: 5 Things You Should Know About Stress

Senior Help Desk healthcare blog credited to The National Institute of Health, NIH Everyone feels stressed from time to time. But what is stress? How...

DOULAGIVERS FREE END-OF-LIFE CAREGIVING WORKSHOP: “TAKING THE FEAR OUT OF END OF LIFE” On Saturday April 28, 2018 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. Located at The Grove 760 Chapel Street New Haven, CT. Free Community Event!

  DOULAGIVERS FREE END-OF-LIFE CAREGIVING WORKSHOP: “TAKING THE FEAR OUT OF END OF LIFE” On Saturday April 28, 2018 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. Located...

What Is Caregiver Agreement Contract?

Seniorhelpdesk.com healthcare blog by Jamie Cowan of of Life Planning Consultants, LLC.    http://www.jwcowan.com Ellie may sound like someone...

Hypothermia and older adults

Senior Help Desk healthcare blog credited to The National Institute on Aging, part of NIH   www.nia.nih.gov Tips for staying safe in cold weather....

Help with Alzheimer's Caregiving!

Senior Help Desk healthcare blog credited to The National Institute on Aging, part of NIH   www.nia.nih.gov Some caregivers need help when the person...

Sharing Caregiving Responsibilities

Senior Help Desk healthcare blog credited to The National Institute on Aging, part of NIH   www.nia.nih.gov Caring for an older family member often...

11 ways caregivers can care for themselves

In honor of National Family Caregivers Month, I wanted to acknowledge the millions of family members who care for their parents, siblings and...
Author: Joan Law