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Staying Healthy as a Family Caregiver

When loved ones become ill or disabled, a family caregiver often steps in to attend to a variety of tasks. From personal care to shopping, cooking, and driving to medical appointments, the requirements of family caregiving can take significant time and resources. If you’re providing care for a spouse or other family member, be sure […]

Caregivers Dealing With Holiday Stress

For many people, the holiday season serves as a recurring source of stress. The frenzy of decorating, buying gifts, cooking and preparing the house for visitors leaves many would-be revelers eager for January to arrive. For individuals who care for loved ones or friends, the holiday season can ratchet up the stress level even higher. […]

Parkinson’s and the Benefits Of Having A Support Group

If you or a loved one have received a diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease, you may wonder what to expect and where you can get help. Understanding basic information about Parkinson’s, the benefits of a having a support group and how to find one to help you relieve stress and cope with each phase of the […]