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Is Caregiving Good or Bad for Your Health?

The word "burden" appears almost ubiquitously in headlines heralding the results of research conducted on family caregivers, and many true caregiving stories focus on the immense challenges inherent i…

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Help America’s Elderly by Supporting the “Caregiver Corps” Petition

Isolated elders, out of work Millennials and a rapidly aging population with a host of different care needs are three of Americaís most pressing social issues. While lawmakers banter back and forth…

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10 Caregiver Secrets We Aren’t Proud Of

By Carol Bradley Bursack, AgingCare.com Wouldn't it be nice to be perfect? Wouldn't it be nice to be a caregiver who had only loving thoughts every moment of the caregiving day? Maybe there are car…

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Laugh Even When You Donít Want To

By Marlo Sollitto, AgingCare.com contributing editor For family caregivers, the mountains of laundry, the endless messes that need cleaned up, the rushing to doctor's appointments, the complete sur…

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