Caregivers are a special breed of hero. Family caregivers put their loved ones' needs above their own every single day. But caregivers know all too well that caregiving can be exhausting without solid boundaries and self-care strategies. Be encouraged--with the right techniques in place, caregiver burnout can be a thing of the past.
From celebrities and professional caregivers to everyday people taking care of loved ones suffering from Alzheimer's, dementia and other illnesses, here are the stories that left us feeling hopeful and gave us a renewed appreciation for caregivers.Continue reading
Caregivers naturally place a great deal of focus on loved ones who require care, but "couple care" is important, too. Here are some helpful tips for keeping your marriage healthy.Continue reading
When a loved one with Alzheimer's disease or dementia disorder goes missing, take action with these steps immediately.Continue reading
Learn how to prepare and cope with wandering symptoms from Alzheimer's disease and dementia disorder to keep your loved ones out of harm's way.Continue reading
It's important to be familiar with these symptoms of Alzheimer's and what actions to take to prevent wandering from happening.Continue reading
She feared her life as a caregiver would be limited. Instead, it provided an opportunity to forge a loving relationship with her grandfather.