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  1. May
    18

    The seemingly smallest caregiving issues can sometimes become the most stressful for family caregivers.   Read more

    May 18, 2017
  2. Apr
    25

    With help from the family, a move to a new city is successful for a senior parent with dementia.   Read more

    April 25, 2017
  3. Apr
    12

    A family caregiver and her senior mother have a good experience with their new Home Instead CAREGiver.   Read more

    April 12, 2017
  4. Mar
    28

    Moving takes an emotional toll on a senior, as she says goodbye to her beloved friend and CAREGiver.   Read more

    March 28, 2017
  5. Feb
    17

    Planning and assistance helps make a move easier for a family caregiver and her senior mother.   Read more

    February 17, 2017
  6. Jan
    16

    Some planning and assistance helps make a happy holiday season for a senior caregiver and her family.   Read more

    January 16, 2017
  7. Dec
    28

    The gift of respite gives a family caregiver time to consider the possibilities of the upcoming year.   Read more

    December 28, 2016
  8. Dec
    14

    A family caregiver finds peace during the holidays while balancing her needs and those of her senior mother.   Read more

    December 14, 2016
  9. Nov
    30

    A family caregiver recognizes her senior mother is grieving the impending end of her life, and considers how she can provide comfort   Read more

    November 30, 2016
  10. Nov
    16

    A caregiver shares her family's decision to use in-home senior care services and their experience with Home Instead Senior Care.   Read more

    November 16, 2016
  11. Oct
    26

    A family caregiver becomes concerned when she discovers her elderly mother, who suffers from dementia, is hiding stale food.   Read more

    October 26, 2016
  12. Oct
    17

    When living in an intergenerational household, sometimes both family caregiver and senior parent need extra respite.   Read more

    October 17, 2016
  13. Oct
    12

    A family caregiver discusses the stress she feels from making the decision to move herself and her elderly mother who suffers from dementia.   Read more

    October 12, 2016
  14. Oct
    05

    A family caregiver finds social activities for her elderly mother can be stimulating and exciting, but exhausting as well.   Read more

    October 05, 2016
  15. Sep
    20

    For a family caregiver, the future is not always clear when caring for her mother suffering from dementia   Read more

    September 20, 2016
  16. Sep
    13

    Share a family caregiver’s journey, as she cares for her 83-year-old mother suffering from dementia.   Read more

    September 13, 2016
  17. May
    23

    A recent study could help convince seniors of the value of exercise, particularly programs that increase muscle mass.   Read more

    May 23, 2016
  18. May
    06

    Senior health may be more successful if older adults have social goals, research says.   Read more

    May 06, 2016
  19. Apr
    26

    Research Connects Chronic Stress and Mild Cognitive Impairment   Read more

    April 26, 2016
  20. Apr
    12

    There may be advantages to helping that older loved one tune into physical fitness. Preventing senior heart attacks is one.   Read more

    April 12, 2016
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