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Delicious Secrets to Collaborating in the Kitchen With People Who are Living with Dementia

Deborah Shouse | Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Looking for a way to include your loved one with dementia this holiday season? Try cooking together! Read more here.

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Why Mom and Dad Can't Sleep and What You Can Do to Help

Jen Wolfe | Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Did you know it's actually the elderly population that is the most susceptible to sleep disorders? Wondering what you can do to help? Read more here.

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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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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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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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5 Spring Cleaning Tips For Seniors And Their Families

Joan Lunden | Friday, May 1, 2015

For those of you who act as a caregiver, here are a few of my spring cleaning tips for seniors that I wanted to share...

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Might as Well Face It, My Loved One Could Be Addicted to Drugs!

Dr. James D. Huysman | Tuesday, April 28, 2015

What caregivers should know about highly addictive opioids prescribed to loved ones and what potential problems may ariseā€¦.

Originally posted in: Caregiving
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Keeping Seniors Safe in Bad Weather

Dr. James D. Huysman | Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Keeping seniors safe during extreme weather conditions.

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