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Food Safety Tips for Warm Weather Grocery Shopping

As a family caregiver, there are many precautions that you need to make during the summer months to avoid the potential dangers of this season. From making sure that your elderly parent wears proper sun protection to prevent sunburn to managing hydration needs, you take many steps to help your senior stay safe and healthy

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Support Groups for Family Caregivers and Parents

As a family caregiver, many of your days are spent completing the everyday tasks of living such as preparing meals, providing transportation, and helping your parent prepare for the day. Providing social support and spending quality time with your loved one is also a top priority and finds you sharing a meal, exploring a green

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Dangers of Dehydration in Seniors

When the body loses more fluid than it takes in, dehydration is the result. Many people mistakenly think dehydration simply means they get a little thirsty or maybe a little dizzy in hot weather, but dehydration is quite a dangerous condition, especially for elderly people. Surprisingly, many seniors experience chronic dehydration and neither they nor

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Do You Need Ways to Cut Your Mom’s Household Expenses? Here Are Some You May Have Missed

Following the death of her husband, Mary’s son found her monthly income would drop. Her son felt that it was important for her to be able to afford elder care services. She was living in the country and no longer drove. Finding ways to save money to pay for a caregiver was important to the

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Food Safety Tips for Warm Weather Grocery Shopping

As a family caregiver, there are many precautions that you need to make during the summer months to avoid the potential dangers of this season. From making sure that your elderly parent wears proper sun protection to prevent sunburn to managing hydration needs, you take many steps to help your senior stay safe and healthy

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