Category Archives: Dementia

When You Realize Your Parent Has Alzheimer’s

What to Do When Your Parent Has Alzheimer’s What do you do when you realize that your parent has Alzheimer’s? When that happened with my mother, it wasn’t an event, but rather a gradual realization that mother was not tracking … Continue reading

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New Resource for Caregivers for the Holidays

Caregivers for the Holidays The holiday season is here, and along with it a new resource for caregivers for the holidays.  For people caring for elderly parents, the holiday season is a bittersweet time at best. Moving Mama: Taking Care of Mother … Continue reading

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Moving Mama New Book Provides Help. Find It Here!

Moving Mama new book provides help to families facing one of the nation’s biggest trends, and one of the most challenging tasks of their lives: caring for an elderly parent, spouse or other loved one. Moving Mama New Book Provides Help … Continue reading

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New Research Demonstrates the Economic Impact of Dementia

New research demonstrates the economic impact of dementia on families, according to a recent article published in The New England Journal of Medicine. When I checked into one of my discussion groups on Linked In this morning, I found an … Continue reading

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Workplace Resources for Elder Care

In the late 1980s and early 1990s, I began to hear about leading edge companies that provided workplace resources for elder care. These employers offered support for employees involved caring for elderly parents, and provided caregiving information and resources. Over … Continue reading

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