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  1. 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.

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    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.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

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    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.

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    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.

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

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    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.

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    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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    August 28, 2018

    This video is about how Home Instead Senior Care-Silver Spring, MD, prepares its CAREGivers with specialized Alzheimer's and Dementia Training.   Read the full article.

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    August 01, 2018

    As we and our loved ones age and must rely increasingly on loved ones to care for us, to protect us, and help us live lives of dignity, the ability to trust others becomes even more critical.   Read the full article.

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    July 01, 2018

    As we age, many of us will wind up needing to take at least one daily medication; for others, there may be multiple meds needed each day—the more pills in the mix, the easier it becomes to bungle what one takes.   Read the full article.

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    June 05, 2018

    Dr. Sharon Nuss, PsyD, shares helpful information about the differences between simple forgetfulness and true dementia.   Read the full article.

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    June 01, 2018

    Every journey, they say, begins with a single step; there is literally no other situation where that saying is truer than with physical fitness. I hope you’ll all start taking the steps now you need to become stronger and healthier.   Read the full article.

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    May 01, 2018

    While some increasing level of forgetfulness is absolutely normal as the vast majority of people age, sadly, for some individuals, forgetfulness increases to the point where it is no longer something a family may gently tease about.   Read the full article.

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    April 20, 2018

    Our 2016 Home Instead Senior CareCAREGiver of the Year, Kelly Graham, talks fruit and pastries, baseball and music, and other ways to have fun with our clients and their families!   Read the full article.

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    April 10, 2018

    When people think of Alzheimer’s, they often think of what loved ones lose, things like memory. While those losses are difficult, it’s important to remember that our loved ones still retain much of their ability to sense the world around them.   Read the full article.

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    April 01, 2018

    Judy Tiger, of Just That Simple, talks about how helping our loved ones become more organized creates a safer, happier home!   Read the full article.

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    March 10, 2018

    For some seniors, particularly those who remember having lived through the Depression, the very real need to be thrifty and frugal during those times in their lives may play a huge role in their unwillingness to part with things.   Read the full article.

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