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Five Star Senior Living Prevents Family Caregiver from Seeing His Father....

David was a family caregiver for his father for many years. His father has Frontotemporal Lobe dementia (FTD), also known as Pick's Disease.  David,...

A Time for Grieving and Healing, A Caregiver’s Story

A Time for Grieving and Healing, A Caregiver's Story Submitted by Melonie Smith Harrell   Today, I saw a man that looked just like my dad. He was...

When the End of Addiction is Like Grieving

When the End of Addiction is Like Grieving  Submitted by Mel Gaynor Only those who are recovering from addiction, can truly understand the extent to which...

Seize the Summer Activities for Caregivers

Seize the Summer Activities for Caregivers SUBMITTED BY Felicity Dryer It’s getting warmer, and that means it’s time to head outdoors! Few things are more depressing...

A Caregiver’s Loving Tribute To a Father Who Passed Away

A Caregiver's Loving Tribute To a Father Who Passed Away Submitted by Rhonda Long In the last years of my dad's life, with his mobility growing...

Tips to Overcoming Your Parents Refusal for Senior Assistance At Home

The topic of senior assistance at home can be met with strong resistance and even hostility at times. Resistance to change is part of...

The Lessons From A Little Bird and The Need for Family...

Family caregiver support, or the lack of it, is a major problem for the majority of caregivers. I hear the silent cries for help...

Seniors Traveling Tips Includes Packing Your Personal Health Information

Seniors traveling tips will be different for everyone, as they choose different destinations and ways to get there. There is one tip, that all...

Cannabinoids for the Treatment of Dementia? New Break Out Treatments

CBD /Cannabinoids for the treatment of dementia?  Really?  I have read claims that the cannabis plant can reverse or even prevent dementia.  CBD or Cannabidiol...

A Happy Mothers Day Message Caregivers and Mothers

A Happy Mother Day message for the very special women providing care for their own mom or others. You are not forgotten. I feel it...