Helping others

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Advice for Caregivers

10 Ways to Develop Patience as a Caregiver

Breathe, step away and refocus—you won’t regret it.

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Aging Parents

Dental Care and Older Adults

With vigilance and gentle guidance, you can help your loved one maintain healthy teeth and gums.

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Life Advice

DIY Organizing Hacks for When You’re on a Budget

These 15 regular household items can keep you organized and clutter-free.

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Dog trainer Chuck Avery
Dogs

A Dog Trainer Offers Tips on Training Difficult Dogs

Chuck Avery discusses his therapeutic approach to training dogs who have been emotionally and physically abused.

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Advice for Caregivers

3 Common Guilt “Triggers” That Caregivers Face

When you understand and acknowledge this crippling emotion, you can begin to move on from it.

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Aging Parents

Six Ways to Help Your Loved One Avoid Falling

Many falls are preventable, even when winter conditions make it tough to get around.

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Sponsored Content

The Value of Stress Reduction in Fighting Heart Disease

Diet and exercise are not the only important factors to consider for your heart health.

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Sponsored Content

February is Dedicated to Heart Health

During American Heart Month, healthcare professionals can both teach and model disease prevention.

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God's Grace

How a Doll’s Hat Encouraged Her to Continue Helping Patients

A gift from a health care worker to her young patient comes full circle.

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People Helping People

Witnessing a Car Crash Inspired Him to Become a Nurse

He was happily married, happily employed—just plain happy. Until the accident put him on an entirely new life path.

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