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Moving A Parent Into A New Home

Moving A Parent Into A New Home

Whether because of health, cognition, or financial reasons, deciding to move an aging parent into your own home is not only a real possibility but is a trend on the rise. Today, nearly 79 million adults live in shared households, or homes in which two or more adults...
Holiday Travel Tips For Dementia Caregivers

Holiday Travel Tips For Dementia Caregivers

Traveling during the holiday season, whether by car or plane, can prove to be stressful and time-consuming for even the most seasoned traveler. Bringing along a loved one living with dementia can increase that stress exponentially, especially if you don’t make the...
Support for Caregivers

Support for Caregivers

Although many Americans over the age of 18, approximately 44 million, are providing care for an elderly parent or family member, the work can leave one feeling lonely, isolated, and mentally and physically worn down. Studies show that most caregivers are ill-prepared...
Tips For Organizing Prescription Meds

Tips For Organizing Prescription Meds

Is your elderly parent struggling to manage prescription medications? If so, you’re not alone. A staggering 83% of adults  over the age of 65 are taking at least one medication, with as many as half of all seniors taking 5 or more medications at one time. Staying on...
Helping Families Cope with Alzheimer’s

Helping Families Cope with Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s disease continues to threaten our elder population, affecting almost 6M seniors in the US. With someone in this country diagnosed every 65 seconds, chances are you know a friend or neighbor caring for an affected family member. It can be heartbreaking and...