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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.


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…"

Originally posted in: Caring for the Caregiver

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!


A Month to Care About Those Who Care

JLP Staff | Tuesday, November 1, 2016

November is National Family Caregivers Month. What is this month all about, and how can you celebrate it?


Caregiving Is Not Immune From the Effects of Trauma

Dr. James D. Huysman | Friday, September 30, 2016

Every September, National Recovery Month is dedicated to raising awareness and understanding around mental (behavioral) and substance use disorders and celebrating the pe...

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Staying Connected With Expressive Arts Activities

Deborah Shouse | Friday, September 16, 2016

How do we stay connected to people we care for even when they may seem lost to us? Check out this article by Deborh Shouse, author of Connecting in the Land of Dementia.

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