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  1. Nov
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    November 20, 2017

    In this brief video, Beth, our Director of Operations, shares how her own family’s experiences inspire her every day.   Read the full article.

  2. Nov
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    November 10, 2017

    Patty Mascari (President and Owner of Home Instead Senior Care of Montgomery County-D.C.), a caregiver herself, shares how her own family’s experiences inspire her and her entire team in their service to local families every day.   Read the full article.

  3. Nov
    01
    November 01, 2017

    Why is it so hard for adults to talk about health care matters with their aging loved ones?   Read the full article.

  4. Oct
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    October 25, 2017

    Planning and assistance help a family caregiver enjoy a respite from her caregiving responsibilities.   Read the full article.

  5. Oct
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    October 11, 2017

    A family caregiver's love and patience helps diffuse moment of frustration for her senior mother.   Read the full article.

  6. Oct
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    October 01, 2017

    It’s true that caregiving for a senior loved one can provide many challenges for families, but by acknowledging it, sharing it with others, and accepting whatever help you can, it’s possible to keep your stress levels at a manageable level.   Read the full article.

  7. Sep
    01
    September 01, 2017

    The impulse to wander appears to be a built-in feature for humans, and one that, for reasons we don’t fully understand, intensifies in the elderly.   Read the full article.

  8. Role Reversal: A Real-Life Freaky Friday?
    August 01, 2017

    Imagine what it would feel like to suddenly be in your loved one’s shoes, to be facing all of the changes he or she is facing, and think about how you would like your child to treat you.   Read the full article.

  9. Jul
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    July 26, 2017

    A family caregiver and her senior mother update their living arrangement to benefit both their needs.   Read the full article.

  10. Jul
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    July 12, 2017

    A family caregiver tries to remain positive while caring for her declining mother.   Read the full article.

  11. Helping a Senior Give up the Keys: How, When, Why, and How to Survive It
    July 01, 2017

    How, when and why to urge your senior loved one to give up they keys and stop driving.   Read the full article.

  12. Jun
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    June 28, 2017

    Small changes to a family caregiver's diet and exercise habits benefit her and her senior mother.   Read the full article.

  13. Jun
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    June 14, 2017

    Time away from her senior mother gives a family caregiver respite and an opportunity to reflect.   Read the full article.

  14. Jun
    02
    June 02, 2017

    A family caregiver finds focus and contentment while sharing a list of things she’s grateful for.   Read the full article.

  15. Jun
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    June 01, 2017

    Understanding the Basics of Medicare and Home Health Care.   Read the full article.

  16. May
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    May 18, 2017

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

  17. May
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    May 01, 2017

    There are a growing number of in-home services available for seniors that can bring licensed and highly-trained therapists and technicians directly to your family’s home.   Read the full article.

  18. Apr
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    April 25, 2017

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

  19. Apr
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    April 12, 2017

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

  20. Apr
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    April 01, 2017

    What exactly is long-term care insurance? In this article we will review exactly what you need to know to understand long-term care insurance and how it can affect you and your loved ones.   Read the full article.

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