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Elder Abuse: Dealing with an Abusive Caregiver

Samantha Stein | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

As we all approach the twilight years, we must take the necessary precautions to preventing elder abuse or address the issue in the early stages efficiently should it rea...

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The 3 Keys to a Successful Retirement Planning

JLP Staff | Monday, March 20, 2017

Planning your retirement might seem like a daunting task but it’s easy to get on track if you follow these three basic steps.

Originally posted in: Boomers
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The New Face of Senior Living Communities

JLP Staff | Saturday, March 11, 2017

When it comes to senior living, boomers are transforming the landscape and the senior living communities are listening! Take a look at some of these incredible facilitie...

Originally posted in: Boomers
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Simple Steps to Creating a Complete Medication List

Jen Wolfe | Monday, February 27, 2017

Did you know that the average 65 year old takes 14 medications? Given that volume, contributing author and pharmacist, Jen Wolfe shares these simple steps to creating a c...

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How To Start Being Mindful

Dr. James D. Huysman | Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Mindfulness is a legitimate and beneficial practice for personal growth and well-being. Check out this article for tips on how to get started.

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What is Mindfulness?

Dr. James D. Huysman | Monday, November 21, 2016

"…mindfulness is awareness that arises through paying attention, on purpose, in the present moment, non-judgmentally…"

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How to Become a Family Member's Caregiver

JLP Staff | Sunday, November 20, 2016

Are you the primary caregiver for a loved one? Check out this guide to learn about financial aid, training, and other services available to help you.

Originally posted in: Aging Parents
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Delicious Secrets to Collaborating in the Kitchen With People Who are Living with Dementia

Deborah Shouse | Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Looking for a way to include your loved one with dementia this holiday season? Try cooking together! Read more here.

Originally posted in: Caregiving Tips
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Placing your Loved one in Senior Housing

JLP Staff | Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Wonder how long it takes to place someone in senior housing? Check out this article!

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Mindfulness - A New Way to Give & Take Care - Part 1

Dr. James D. Huysman | Wednesday, November 2, 2016

November is National Family Caregivers Month. Check out part one of Dr. Huysman's Mindfulness series!

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