Caregiving

Whether you or a family member is caring for a spouse, parent or loved one, find support in articles, advice, prayers, and inspirational stories for caregivers.

7 Tips for Caring for a Loved One with Dementia
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7 Tips for Caring for a Loved One with Dementia

If you are caring for someone with Alzheimer's or another form of dementia, here are several tips from professional caregivers that we hope might help lighten your load a little bit.

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Caring for a Parent with Alzheimer's
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Caring for a Parent with Alzheimer's

Her job working with seniors gave her the training she hoped she'd never need: Caring for her mother who had dementia.

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A New Caregiver Learns to Lean on Family
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A New Caregiver Learns to Lean on Family

His father was growing more frail and in need of assistance. But between his two jobs, his marriage and his kids, where would he find the time and energy to do right by his dad?

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The Puppy Who Helps Her Deal with Diabetes
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How an Energetic Puppy Helped a Diabetic Manage Her Disease

She thought she couldn't handle a puppy. She never could have guessed how that dog would help her manage her diabetes.

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Courtney B. Vance Relies on Faith, Family in Caring for Mother
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Courtney B. Vance Relies on Faith, Family in Caring for Mother

All her life, his mom had been a helper. Now she was growing helpless, but actor Courtney B. Vance rose to the challenge.

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Actor Courtney B. Vance on the Challenges and Rewards of Caregiving
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Actor Courtney B. Vance on the Challenges and Rewards of Caregiving

The acclaimed actor, featured on the cover of the August 2016 issue of Guideposts, shares how he, his wife, Angela Bassett, and their children have all joined together to care for Vance's mother, who is afflicted with ALS.

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10 Signs Medications Could Be Causing Problems
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10 Signs Medications Could Be Causing Problems

If a senior you're caring for is experiencing new difficulties, it might be time to look to the health cabinet.

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Advice for Alzheimer’s Family Caregivers
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Advice for Alzheimer’s Family Caregivers

Alzheimer’s is a condition that is trying for both the patient and the caregiver. Here's a checklist that can help family caregivers take care of themselves, even as they care for their loved ones.

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Easing the Effects of Stress on Family Caregivers
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Easing the Effects of Stress on Family Caregivers

Research says caregiving takes a toll on work and family life. Here are some tips to help you navigate what can be a difficult and stressful time.

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7 Tips for Coping With the Emotions of Caregiving
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7 Tips for Coping With the Emotions of Caregiving

Caregiving can foster a wide range of emotions, both positive and negative. Here are seven tips to help you learn how to navigate them.

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