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  1. Oct

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

    October 17, 2016
  2. Oct

    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
  3. Oct

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

    October 05, 2016
  4. Sep

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

    September 20, 2016
  5. Sep

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

    September 13, 2016
  6. May

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

    May 23, 2016
  7. May

    Many families approach the issue of senior driving with an all or nothing mindset. Working with your aging loved one to address the issue is a far healthier and more effective approach.   Read more

    May 11, 2016
  8. May

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

    May 06, 2016
  9. Apr

    Research Connects Chronic Stress and Mild Cognitive Impairment   Read more

    April 26, 2016
  10. Apr

    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
  11. Mar

    Now that your older loved one is off the road, you’re relieved, right? You could soon be facing a new worry.   Read more

    March 30, 2016
  12. Mar

    Evidence of the stresses of family caregiving just keeps mounting. A new study suggests that family and unpaid caregivers who provide substantial help with health care were more likely to miss out on valued activities.   Read more

    March 14, 2016
  13. Feb

    It's the kind of news that could help Mom or Dad get moving! Seniors – even those diagnosed with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) – could stop cognitive decline with an exercise program of moderate intensity, according to a new study.   Read more

    February 29, 2016
  14. Feb

    It's often called the silent killer. Uncontrolled high blood pressure is a leading cause of heart disease and stroke, according to the CDC. As a matter of fact, more than 67 million Americans have high blood pressure, according to the CDC.   Read more

    February 14, 2016
  15. Nov

    Those over the age of 65 are more likely to be hospitalized or die from the flu.   Read more

    November 19, 2015
  16. Aug

    New training aims to help families with Alzheimer's and local businesses   Read more

    August 20, 2015
  17. Aug

    Studies show that having a positive mental outlook dramatically improves health, longetivity and quality of life as you age.   Read more

    August 20, 2015
  18. Feb

    Take steps to help your family be prepared for successful aging   Read more

    February 23, 2015
  19. Feb

    To us, caring is all about personal relationships.   Read more

    February 23, 2015
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