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Might as Well Face It, My Loved One Could Be Addicted to Drugs!

Dr. James D. Huysman | Tuesday, April 28, 2015

What caregivers should know about highly addictive opioids prescribed to loved ones and what potential problems may arise….

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Keeping Seniors Safe in Bad Weather

Dr. James D. Huysman | Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Keeping seniors safe during extreme weather conditions.

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Smart Habits of Highly Effective Caregivers

Dr. James D. Huysman | Tuesday, January 13, 2015

To be the most effective caregiver you can be for your loved one you have to remember to make yourself and your health a priority. Dr. Jamie Huysman shares some smart hab...

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Caregiving Tips for Creating the Best Holidays Ever

Dr. James D. Huysman | Tuesday, December 23, 2014

A caregivers job can become more strenuous than usual during the holidays. If you're feeling overwhelmed, here are some tips on how to relax and have the best holiday eve...

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Family Conversation Guide

Joan Lunden | Monday, December 22, 2014

Concerned about an aging parent or loved ones well-being? I’ve offered some tips to help you assess their situation.

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Caregiver's Toolkit for the Holidays

Joan Lunden | Thursday, December 18, 2014

In a recent article from A Place For Mom, I share my personal family interview guide to help families bring up the topic of senior living with a loved one in need.

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Peace is an Achievable Goal!

Dr. James D. Huysman | Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Helping caregivers find peace this holiday season….

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Everything You Want To Know About Caregiving

Joan Lunden | Tuesday, November 18, 2014

What are the most important conversations to have with a parent or loved one while they are still healthy? I recently spoke with Aging Today about the importance of havi...

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Huff Post: 6 Ways Siblings Can Pull Together For Mom And Dad

Joan Lunden | Wednesday, November 12, 2014

“I have only two regrets in life,” Lunden said. “One of them is that I never did what I’m saying right now…."

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Happy November…A Celebration of YOU!

Dr. James D. Huysman | Friday, November 7, 2014

As you all hopefully know by now, November is National Family Caregivers’ Month. If you are a caregiver, it’s a month devoted to celebrating YOU!

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