6 Tips for Caring for Someone with Memory Loss

Nothing prepares you to be a caregiver for someone with Alzheimer’s or other types of memory loss. You’re doing your best, but it’s still stressful and confusing and sometimes feels like you just....

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4 Things Family Caregivers Should Know About Senior Nutrition

“I’m just not hungry.” “I’ve been eating this food for 80 years, and I’m still alive, so why change now?” Sound familiar?

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4 Benefits of Respite Care at The Ivy at Watertown

One of the hardest parts of being a caregiver is handling all the unknowns. Maybe Mom is still in her home, but how will this care plan change if she falls or needs surgery — or if you burn out?

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5 Tips for Finding a New Primary Care Physician for a Parent

If you are moving or have recently moved an older parent to an assisted living community closer to you, you have a lot on your plate. Although your to-do list may already feel a mile long, it’s....

Topics: Family Resources