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Being a Successful Caregiver: Getting the Support You Need

Rita Altman, R.N. | Posted 01.12.2013 | Healthy Living
Rita Altman, R.N.

Receiving the news that a loved has been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or a related form of dementia is often life-changing. As our population ages, more and more of us are faced with the difficult reality that our loved ones are experiencing increased memory impairment.

New Services Launched To Help Caregivers

Posted 02.18.2012 | Fifty

More than 43 million Americans currently act as unpaid caregivers for family members and others aged 50 and older, but finding and coordinating the re...

Why Caregivers Need To Be Cared For, Too

Joseph Nowinski, Ph.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Joseph Nowinski, Ph.D.

Without all the people who find themselves caring for those with terminal illnesses, our healthcare system would be overwhelmed. Yet we as a society do little to support them. There is much more we can do.

Who Cares For The Caregivers?

April Rudin | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
April Rudin

The population in America is shifting as baby boomers age and the "sandwich" generation is feeling more and more pressure to take care of aging parents while raising children at the same time.