20 Apr Disproving Hospice Myths

Hospice provides a team of healthcare professionals to support terminally ill patients. The team both aids in the efforts of family caregivers and provide essential services. Yet, many families do not use hospice care or simply wait until it is too late. This is largely due...

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12 Apr Family Caregiver Tax Deductions

As the tax deadline looms, many family caregivers may be looking for last minute tax deductions to help ease their situations. For the layperson, tax law can be a very complex. That’s why it’s always best to consult a tax attorney or accountant who understands...

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11 Mar 6 Spring Activities for Seniors

After a long and brutal winter, it’s a relief to know that warmer weather is just around the corner. Welcome the spring season with these six fun activities that seniors, and those of all ages, will enjoy!   6 Ways to Celebrate Spring with Seniors   1. Enjoy a...

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06 Mar 4 Ways to Help Seniors Stay Young

Keeping the youthful energy elders once possessed can be a rough task for many aging adults. Physical and mental exhaustion contribute to seniors losing the vibrancy they used to have during their younger days. Just because they are aging doesn't mean seniors have to resort to an immobile lifestyle. There is...

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22 Feb 3 Ways to Avoid Caregiver Resentment

According to the National Alliance for Caregiving and AARP report Caregiving in the U.S., approximately 43.5 million Americans will provide unpaid care to an adult or child this year. These family caregivers are performing a wide range of caregiving tasks; from running errands and food preparation to administering medication and clinical care. Caregiving...

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07 Feb 6 V-Day Activities for Seniors

Valentine’s Day isn’t just for couples – everybody can celebrate! It’s the perfect time to show love and affection to all the people you care about. It’s also an opportunity to spend quality time with your older adult. Here are some great Valentine's Day activities for...

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31 Jan Top 10 Playlist for Dementia Patients

 "Music gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything." - Plato Many people don’t realize the health benefits of music, especially in aiding patients with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. According to the Alzheimer's Foundation...

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