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      How Caregivers Can Help with Physical Therapy Exercises

      Physical therapy is designed to help individuals maintain or restore their physical health. It can be used to strengthen muscles,...


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      Tags: Fall Prevention, Caregivers

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      Impact of Caregiving on Your Health

      Caring for someone else — professionally or not — can significantly impact your life. As you focus on someone else, you may...


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      Returning Home After Hospital Discharge 

      After leaving the hospital, you may think that the worst is behind you. However, the transition from hospital to home can be a...


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      Senior Home Care Vs. Facility Care

      There comes a time in every senior's life when a discussion about receiving care is unavoidable. For the United States, the...


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      Tags: Caregivers, Coronavirus

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      Dealing with Family Caregiver Guilt

      Caring for a loved one when they need you the most can be rewarding, but it comes with some unique challenges. Caregiving can put...


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      6 Traits of Emotionally Intelligent Personal Care Aides

      According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLR), the need for skilled personal care professionals is expected to grow...


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      Understanding & Managing Parkinson’s Disease

      When a loved one is diagnosed with Parkinson's disease (PD), it can be a terrifying experience for the whole family. It's truly...


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      Tags: Senior Health, Caregivers, Parkinson's

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      How Volunteering Stimulates Mental Growth

      Volunteer work should have no age limits! Kids, adults, and even seniors should do it. Volunteering provides numerous benefits,...


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      What Are the Best Shoes for Caregivers?

      One crucial aspect of a caregiver's uniform is wearing appropriate footwear. When you're clocking miles on your feet during long...


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      Strategies to Help You Say Goodbye to a Caregiver and Hello to Another

      Saying goodbye to a person with whom you share a bond is never easy. But it can be particularly difficult for a senior who must...


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      How Caregivers Can Gracefully Manage Incontinence in Senior Clients

      The National Association for Continence estimates that more than 25 million people in the United States experience incontinence....


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      Tags: Caregivers, Incontinence

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      11 Unique Skills You Need to Become a Caregiver

      Caregivers make a true difference in the lives of their patients and their families—but not everyone is cut out for the job....


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