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  1. May
    May 01, 2019

    When it comes to taking care of aging parents, there is one issue that needs to be addressed sooner rather than later: setting up power of attorney.   Read the full article.

  2. 5 Ways to Manage Caregiver Guilt
    April 19, 2019

    Family caregivers experience lots of emotions that contribute to caregiver stress and guilt is a major contributor. Finding ways to manage caregiver guilt is essential.   Read the full article.

  3. Apr
    April 01, 2019

    You’ve finally gotten Mom to agree to move in with you. The first and hardest step is done! Now it’s time to think about how you can make your house comfortable and safe for her.   Read the full article.

  4. Understanding Nutrition as Seniors Age
    March 25, 2019

    Ensuring seniors get proper nutrition as they age can be complicated for family caregivers especially if seniors have chronic medical conditions like diabetes, arthritis, dementia or heart disease.   Read the full article.

  5. If you have a brain, you have a reason to join the Alzheimer’s fight
    March 06, 2019

    It’s projected 14 million people will be diagnosed with Alzheimer’s by 2050. It’s a public health crisis. If you have a brain, join this fight. Home Instead CEO Jeff Huber shares five keys to believe there’s hope in the fight.   Read the full article.

  6. Mar
    March 01, 2019

    As parents age, it’s often the child that lives closest that shoulders the burden of caregiving. This can be a relief for siblings living far away, but this situation can introduce a whole host of problems for these geographically distant children.   Read the full article.

  7. Let’s Put Dementia on the Agenda
    February 07, 2019

    Dementia impacts 50 million people today and will triple by 2050. It’s time to erase the stigma, take action and put dementia on the agenda. Home Instead’s commitment begins with care but extends into advocacy.   Read the full article.

  8. Feb
    February 01, 2019

    When siblings must figure out how to take care of a parent with declining health, it’s a chance for them to grow closer as they work toward the common goal of providing a safe and nurturing environment for their loved one.   Read the full article.

  9. Four Keys to Creating a Family-Like Corporate Culture
    January 04, 2019

    The four key things a successful business needs to create a family-like corporate culture from one of Entrepreneur Magazine’s Top Company Culture recipients, Home Instead, Inc.   Read the full article.

  10. Jan
    January 01, 2019

    The most important thing to remember as you or someone you love is working through his or her grief is that there is no “right” way to grieve.   Read the full article.

  11. CAREGivers Bring Light to Seniors During the Holidays
    December 06, 2018

    Professional CAREGivers shine light on seniors during the holidays. These caregiving tips can help family caregivers keep the holiday spirit alive for senior loved ones.   Read the full article.

  12. Dec
    December 01, 2018

    The worries about the financial strain of caring for an elderly loved one are all too real, but the good news is that there are things you can start doing now to prepare for the future and to better manage already existing financial issues.   Read the full article.

  13. What Family Caregivers Need to Know About Medicare Changes
    November 20, 2018

    Family caregivers should understand the Medicare changes for 2019 to help guide senior loved ones in making Medicare decisions to meet their needs.   Read the full article.

  14. Thank You, Family Caregivers
    November 09, 2018

    It’s November – a time for reflection and gratitude. We want to thank family caregivers for their selfless dedication to caring for aging loved ones.   Read the full article.

  15. Nov
    November 01, 2018

    Caring for a loved one can be one of the most rewarding and joyful acts of love one person can perform for another—but it can also be a source of grueling, and sometimes unrelenting, stress, and as research continues to demonstrate.   Read the full article.

  16. Oct
    October 01, 2018

    With open communication, clear information about symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment, depression should never be one of the challenges we allow to go unmet, a pain we allow to go untreated.   Read the full article.

  17. Youth, Women and Dementia
    September 28, 2018

    One in 10 people, 65+ have dementia and it affects women more than men. Because of dementia’s long-reaching impact, research and youth education around the globe is changing.   Read the full article.

  18. 10 Tips for Healthy Aging
    September 17, 2018

    A fear of aging is common, but older adults can age successfully with these 10 tips centered around a holistic approach that can be implemented at any age.   Read the full article.

  19. Sep
    September 12, 2018

    This video is a celebration of Home Instead Senior Care-Silver Spring, MD's 2018 CAREGiver of the Year, Peter Williams!   Read the full article.

  20. Sep
    September 01, 2018

    Sleep problems, including too-light sleep, frequent waking, and daytime fatigue, as well as a decrease in deep-sleep stages and increase in nighttime wakefulness, can affect up to 40% of elderly individuals.   Read the full article.

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