Aging Parents

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Point Your Ship

Victor Imbimbo

As family caregivers, we know there are no magic bullets or wands to change the many circumstances you have no control over. However, there is a practice you can control...


Connecting grandchildren with their grandparents.

Dale Atkins, PhD and Amanda Salzhauer

We all love to get our children together with our parents but sometimes wen need ideas on how know ways to connect that generational divide.

Originally posted in: Family

Obstacles to Practicing Kindness in Caregiving

Dr. James D. Huysman

It’s been said that 10% of conflict is due to a difference of opinion, and 90% is due to the wrong tone of voice. Sometimes it’s not what you say, but how you say it.

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The 3 Keys to a Successful Retirement Planning

JLP Staff

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: Aging Well

How to Become a Family Member's Caregiver

JLP Staff

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.

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5 Tips to Help Prepare for Parents Moving In

JLP Staff

These tips can make a parent moving in a positive experience for everyone involved. Keep in mind that having a multi-generational household can be a great blessing for th...


6 Tips to Decreasing Stress By Becoming a More Confident Caregiver

Jen Wolfe

Many caregivers admit they are just “winging” this whole caregiving thing. Follow these 6 tips, and you will be on your way to becoming a more confident and less stressed...

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Groundbreaking New Alzheimer's Research Gives Hope to Millions

JLP Staff

In the past, the only options we had to mitigate this disease were preventative measures to stave off the development of Alzheimer's. Fortunately, there is incredible new...

Originally posted in: Aging Well
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5 Spring Cleaning Tips For Seniors And Their Families

Joan Lunden

For those of you who act as a caregiver, here are a few of my spring cleaning tips for seniors that I wanted to share...

Originally posted in: Caregiving
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Might as Well Face It, My Loved One Could Be Addicted to Drugs!

Dr. James D. Huysman

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

Originally posted in: Caregiving