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.
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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. 

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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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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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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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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A manager shakes hands with one of his employees around a conference table.

Caregiver Friendly Employer Practices That Make Good Business Sense

Whether it's having a back-up plan or empowering your employees, here is a detailed guide on how to make your caregiver employee at ease in the workplace.

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7 Self-Care Tips for Caregivers

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

A female employee talks to her boss about a caregiving and work balance.

How to Talk With A Boss About Caregiving Challenges

Balancing your job and your caregiving role can be tough. Here are some ways you can talk to your manager about finding the middle ground.

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Bart Millard Opens up about His Experience with Chronic Illness

In MercyMe's hit, "Even If," the frontman explores the struggles and doubt he's faced caring for a child with diabetes.

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4 Tips for Male Caregivers

Caregiving is a marathon. These tips from 30-year caregiver Peter Rosenberger will help you pace yourself.

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Hilarity for Charity and Home Instead Senior Care Grant Program Helps Alzheimer’s Caregivers

Seth Rogen and Lauren Miller Rogen, founders of Hilarity for Charity, are giving back in a special way, teaming with the Home Instead Senior Care Network to provide in-home care grants to Alzheimer's caregivers.

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