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How to Help an Elderly Loved One with Spring Cleaning

Joan Lunden | Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Spring is in the air and that means that it's time for some Spring Cleaning!

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Tis the Season...to Visit Senior Living Communities

Joan Lunden | Tuesday, December 17, 2013

The holidays are upon us and family is arriving from near and far. During your holiday stay be observant as to how your loved ones are living.

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My Remarks on Caring for an Aging Parent at the AARP & Washington Post Live Summit

Joan Lunden | Thursday, November 14, 2013

This week I had the pleasure of being a part of Washington Post Live and AARP's Caregiving in America Summit. The program included panels on: The emotional and financia...

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Raising an Aging Parent: Deciding What's Best for You and Them by Dr. Ken Druck

Joan Lunden | Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Raising an Aging Parent: Deciding What's Best for You and Them by Dr. Ken Druck

Originally posted in: Caregiving
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Keeping Our Elder Parents Moving

Joan Lunden | Thursday, May 23, 2013

As our parents and loved ones become older, we strive to make them feel happy and comfortable.

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Happy Mother's Day!

Joan Lunden | Friday, May 10, 2013

I had the opportunity to contribute to HuffingtonPost.com for Mother's Day along with my friends at A Place for Mom and I wanted to share it with you on this Mother's Day...

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New Numbers on Elder Care from The New York Times

Joan Lunden | Sunday, July 8, 2012

Every day, Bureau of Labor Statistics interviewers ask Americans to detail how they spent the previous 24 hours, how many minutes and hours they devoted to everything fro...

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Age is a state of mind!

Joan Lunden | Tuesday, January 24, 2012

I recently went out to California to celebrate my mother's 93rd Birthday party and as I set out to plan the event, I quickly realized that I was in for some important lif...

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Safety

Home Safety for Seniors

Joan Lunden | Wednesday, May 25, 2011

The center for disease control reports that among people 65 years and older, falls are the leading cause of injury deaths and the most common cause of nonfatal injuries a...

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