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National Family Caregivers Month - Start the Conversation!

Joan Lunden | Thursday, November 7, 2013

November is National Family Caregivers Month, a time to recognize all the hard work that our millions of caregivers do every day in this country. It is a time where we c...

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Financial Planning Tools from A Place For Mom

Joan Lunden | Thursday, September 19, 2013

I wanted to share this great resource that A Place for Mom compiled. It's a list of 14 financial planning tools that are free! These calculators will help you determine...

Originally posted in: Family
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Calling All Caregivers - Win a Trip to Camp Reveille!

Joan Lunden | Saturday, June 15, 2013

I am so excited about A Place for Mom's caregiver contest to win a trip to my Camp Reveille! If you're a caregiver or if you know a caregiver who needs a break, enter th...

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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.

Originally posted in: Aging Parents
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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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A Cast of Caregivers by Sherri Snelling

Joan Lunden | Tuesday, February 12, 2013

I first met Sherri Snelling on the set my show, RLTV's Taking Care. She is a caregiving expert and has become a friend over the past couple of years. Sherri just release...

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How To Get The Most Out Of Your Visits To Your Doctor - An Important Note For Vets

Joan Lunden | Thursday, November 22, 2012

For many years I took my children to a wonderful pediatrician, Dr. Jeffrey Brown. However it was only when I read a recent newspaper article about him that I learned he h...

Originally posted in: Health
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It's Time to Take Care of the Caregiver

Joan Lunden | Thursday, November 15, 2012

In honor of November being National Family Caregiver Month, I want to share a story from a member of the Joan Lunden Productions team, Elise Silvestri.

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Caregiving Tips: 6 Ways to Stay Connected

Joan Lunden | Sunday, October 21, 2012

Since I live on the East coast in Connecticut and my mom lives on the West coast in Sacramento, being in touch frequently and feeling connected is very important.

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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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