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An Interview with Dementia Caregiver, Debbie Keys

Joan Lunden | Tuesday, April 19, 2016

In her new book Why Do You Think I Call You Mama? Debbie writes about her experience of being a caregiver to her mother who suffered from Alzheimer's disease.

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The Promise of Spring in the Seasons of Caregiving

Dr. James D. Huysman | Wednesday, March 30, 2016

The seasons of caregiving happen inside us; the four seasons happen around and outside of us. Dr. Jamie explains the light spring can bring to caregivers.

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Workin’ on a Love Letter!

Dr. James D. Huysman | Friday, January 29, 2016

It’s always a perfect time to show yourself some love. I don’t know of anyone who has written a love letter to themselves, but I think it’s a splendid idea (especially if...

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5 Tips To Help Seniors Avoid Winter Hazards

JLP Staff | Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Snow, ice and below zero temperatures can become safety hazards for most aging adults, so here are 5 tips from my friends at A Place For Mom that can help our loved ones ...

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The Best Holiday Gift for Caregivers

Dr. James D. Huysman | Thursday, December 17, 2015

Jamie Huysman shares the best holiday give for caregiver this season.

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Lunden Offers Advice on Caring For Aging Parents

Joan Lunden | Friday, November 13, 2015

Lunden offers advice on caring for aging parents atthe Circle of Care Luncheon Celebration in West Palm Beach, FL.

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We Might Not Be The Best At Showing It, But Men Have Emotions Too

Dr. James D. Huysman | Friday, October 23, 2015

How men can best communicate and show support to a loved one going through treatment.

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Nutritional Needs Change as Body Ages

Helayne Waldman, Ed.D., M.S. | Monday, October 19, 2015

Bad news is that far too many seniors are undernourished. The good news, however, is that there are numerous simple but powerful steps you can take to improve the situati...

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Groundbreaking New Alzheimer's Research Gives Hope to Millions

JLP Staff | Tuesday, September 22, 2015

In the past, the only options we had to mitigate this disease were preventative measures to stave off the development of Alzheimer's. Fortunately, there is incredible new...

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Discovering Yourself While Caring For Another

Dr. James D. Huysman | Friday, August 14, 2015

There is no question that becoming a caregiver can turn your world on its ear and that the rigors of providing care on a daily basis can impact the caregiver in some not...

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