Caregiving

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3 Tips for Managing Finances as a Caregiver

Discover what this financial professional learned when she became a caregiver for a family member

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4 Tips for Caregivers: How to Find Resources in Your Community

Whether it's asking a friend or using the national database, there are many ways to find the help you need.

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Husband Learns to Do Wife’s Make-up

She was losing her sight, so he started taking make-up lessons.

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Two Caregivers Find Comfort in This Hymn

A famous hymn made all the difference by lifting their spirits together.

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He Created a Website That Organizes Help for Caregivers

He learned firsthand that a medical crisis can throw a family into turmoil, so he developed a simple website to help those in need.

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A Hospice Nurse Finds Glimpses of Heaven in Caregiving

A woman who deals with death every day explains how her calling is life-affirming.

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Chris and his mom are caregivers for each other.

He Put His Dreams on Hold to Be a Caregiver, Then Found the Inspiration He Needed

The man behind the popular blog NYC Smile 4 Me learns that his mission of bringing joy to others works in a small town as well as the Big Apple.

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A Caregiver Finds Love in the Midst of Her Duties

As she volunteered her time, she got back more than she ever imagined.

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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.

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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.

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5 Conversations to Have About Your Final Years

If you find daunting the prospect of preparing for your final years, here are five tips that may prove helpful.

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The Facts About 8 Common Alzheimer’s Myths

We talk to two leading names in the Alzheimer’s research community on the most common myths about the disease, and what they wish people knew.

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