Caregiver Burnout

Caregivers are famously generous with their time, energy, and love. But caregiver burnout is a reality for many. If you are experiencing caregiver fatigue, do not despair. There are many resources to help you manage caregiver stress, starting with ways to be a caregiver to yourself as well as others.
A young mother chopping vegetables to eat healthier.

A Caregiver Makes the Healthy Choice to Change Her Diet

Caring for her mom, she'd seen how diabetes could impact a life. She had to start caring for herself too.

After her heart surgery Ann had to let others do for her.

This Caregiver Depended on God for Help

She was too busy taking care of everyone else until she had to let go and let God.

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Ty'Ann Brown discusses tips on caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's

Spiritual Remedies: Bible-Based Tips on How to Care for a Loved One with Alzheimer's

Ty'Ann Brown shares a few spiritual remedies for those caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's disease.

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Mary Lou (in hat) found creative ways to life her sister Libby's spirit.

6 Ways You Can Help a Caregiver

She was afraid her sister would burn out with all her worries.

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Elderly woman listening to music

Personalized Playlists Could Lessen Alzheimer's Symptoms

A new study suggests that personalized musical playlists may make caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's that much easier. 

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caregiver self-care

7 Self-Care Tips for Caregivers

Caregivers can learn to apply their nurturing skills to their own lives.

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Alice would go outside to enjoy nature before taking on her caregiving role.

How a Caregiver Found Surprising Support on Facebook

Taking care of her husband after surgery sometimes felt overwhelming, but she found help in an unexpected place.

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A senior man learns how to use a tablet with the help of his daughter.

5 Ways to Help Seniors Embrace Technology

Follow these practical tips to help seniors use technology to stay connected to family and friends.

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Seniors sitting at a coffee table

This Alzheimer's Memory Cafe Is Giving Caregivers a Break

Amy's Place is the first free-standing Memory Cafe in the U.S. and its goal is simple: to give caregivers a little TLC. 

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Dance for Susan was spiritual as well as physical exercise.

This Caregiver Found God Through Dance

Ballet was spiritual exercise and a form of prayer that steadied her.

Caregiver burnout

What Is Caregiver Burnout?

Caring for an ill loved one can be physically and emotionally stressful. Here's what you need to know. 

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Gene Wilder's Widow Shares Heartfelt Essay on His Battle with Alzheimer's

Gene Wilder's Widow Shares Heartfelt Essay on His Battle with Alzheimer's

A year after her husband's death, Karen Wilder opens up about what it's like caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's disease. 

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Justin Skeesuck and Patrick Gray

The Inspiring Story Behind New Film 'I'll Push You'

Discover the story of two best friends--one in a wheelchair--who relied on faith to hike Spain's 500-mile El Camino.

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Seth Rogen and his wife, Lauren, started a program to help caregivers of loved ones with Alzheimer's.

Hilarity for Charity: Seth Rogen, Lauren Miller Work to Assist Alzheimers Caregivers

Comedian Seth Rogen and his wife, Lauren Miller, came up with a way to turn a personal tragedy into something positive.

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