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Top 10 Senior Scams and How to Avoid Them, from A Place for Mom

Joan Lunden | Sunday, March 9, 2014

Crooks around the world defraud millions of people each day. They use the phone, internet, email and snail mail. They span vast geographic areas and create clever schemes...

Originally posted in: Senior Safety
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Managing Stress and Heart Health - A Guest Blog by Dr. Dale Atkins

Joan Lunden | Thursday, February 27, 2014

Last month I got the privilege to meet Dr. Dale Atkins, a licensed psychologist and relationship expert who focuses on families, couples, parenting, healthy aging, managi...

Originally posted in: Heart Health
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10 Habits of Exceptionally Happy Caregivers

Joan Lunden | Sunday, January 26, 2014

This is a great blog from our friends at A Place For Mom. If you are a caregiver or you know of someone who is a caregiver, you should read this, share this, pass this al...

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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.

Originally posted in: Aging Parents
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Your Holiday Senior Safety Checklist

Joan Lunden | Wednesday, December 11, 2013

The holiday season has arrived and it is a time when families get together from near and far. The holiday get-togethers provide the perfect opportunity to take inventory...

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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...

Originally posted in: Aging Parents
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Washington Post Live Caregiving in America Summit: Live Stream

Joan Lunden | Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Thursday, November 14th I will be speaking at the Washington Post Live Caregiving in America Summit, which will shine a spotlight on the critical work of the growing numb...

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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

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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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