Family Caregiving

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5 Ways to Avoid and Repair Relationship Strain When Caring for a Loved One

Take steps to prepare for the changes in your relationship when you care for a loved one

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The Enormous Benefits of Respite for Caregivers

There are many resources available to help family caregivers take time off

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4 Methods for Collecting and Preserving Your Loved One’s Life Stories

Use a variety of tools to capture your family history

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How to Decide Whether Hospice is Right for Your Loved One

A caregiver finds hospice care is a supportive option for her mom

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Seniors Preserve War Stories Through Veterans’ History Project

Seniors Preserve War Stories Through Veterans’ History Project

Family caregivers can encourage veterans to discuss their experiences

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Rob Lowe’s Tips for Beating Caregiver Burnout

The actor explains how his personal caregiving experience taught him the importance of self care.

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Lisa Leonard Shares How 'Brave Love' Helps Her Avoid Caregiver Burnout

Jewelry designer Lisa Leonard and her husband discuss how they prioritize their marriage while running a business together and caring for a son with special needs.

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4 Tips to Make Long-Distance Caregiving More Effective

4 Tips to Make Long-Distance Caregiving More Effective

Bridge the gap with these helpful resources to give the very best of yourself to your loved one.

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4 Ways that Storytelling Benefits Older People and Their Caregivers

4 Ways that Storytelling Benefits Older People and Their Caregivers

Encouraging older relatives to share their life stories benefits everyone

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How to Plan for Your Family’s Future Caregiving Needs

Plan ahead for the personal and financial realities of caring for an aging loved one

Technology Helps Caregivers, But It’s No Substitute for Human Interaction

Technology Helps Caregivers, But It’s No Substitute for Human Interaction

Cell phones, laptops and other devices can be resources for caregivers

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Caregiving for a Loved One Brings Challenges, But Offers Rewards

Caregiving for a Loved One Brings Challenges, But Offers Rewards

The right resources can help you focus on the more positive aspects on taking care of a loved one

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How to Prevent Malnutrition in Older Adults

How to Prevent Malnutrition in Older Adults

Many seniors are at risk for malnutrition as they age. Follow these tips to help your loved ones get the nutrients they need.

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5 Tips for Minimizing Holiday Stress as a Caregiver

5 Tips for Minimizing Holiday Stress as a Caregiver

Follow this practical advice for caregivers to help make the holidays a little less hectic

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