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Enjoy these articles about caregiving from the LifeGuides team.

Balancing responsibilities as a caregiver is one of the most difficult tasks you will undertake in your life.  

We are used to multitasking in our lives, but add in an aging parent and the dynamic drastically changes. The usual carpool, dance classes, baseball, PTA, and...

Most seniors do not want to go into a nursing home or assisted living if they are able to live at home. As a healthcare administrator, friends or different relatives asking how to make their homes safer for their parents have often contacted me. At some point, senior l...

My mom fell all of the time.  

Sometimes it was more than my dad could handle and he had to call for emergency services. But most of the time, he could use the first aid kit that we created to doctor her right up. Here are some tips to keep your loved-one safe if he or...

You cannot pour from an empty cup. It's so important as a caregiver to have the same care and love for yourself as you do your loved-one. We know you don't have time or even think you can take time for yourself. Watch the video above for some self-care tips to help mak...

With Alzheimer's Disease, comes the issue of safety. How to make sure your loved-one isn't falling? How to make sure that your loved-one isn't wandering off? Our in house doctor gives you some tips that you can use right now to make your home the safest place for your...

 If you're having trouble getting your loved one to eat, we have some helpful tips for you! Before assuming that it's something wrong with your loved-one, they may be having trouble seeing the food because of the plate. Or they may not have the ability to pick up utens...

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