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Preventing Caregiver Burnout - Saying 'No' to Your Elderly Parent

http://parentcarealliance.com/yes-maam-no-sir-2/ - Saying 'No' to Your Elderly Parent Setting boundaries in a caregiving situation before you go bonkers coul... (Preventing caregiver burnout means sometimes saying 'no' to your elderly parents!
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Helping Aging Parents Financially: Is There Any Way to Lighten the Burden?

Helping Aging Parents Financially: Is There Any Way to Lighten the Burden? | Alzheimer's Care for Aging Parents | Scoop.it
A lot of families don't like to talk about money, but now's the time for an open discussion with your parents about what they have, what they need and changes they may need to make.
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The money talk,, it has to hapen, or be though about at some point. 

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DementiaToday#8226;Caring for Adults with Cognitive and Memory Impairments

DementiaToday#8226;Caring for Adults with Cognitive and Memory Impairments | Alzheimer's Care for Aging Parents | Scoop.it
Caregiving: A Universal Occupation
Most people will become caregivers—or need one— at some point in their lives.
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Alzheimer's: Dealing with daily challenges - MayoClinic.com

Alzheimer's: Dealing with daily challenges - MayoClinic.com | Alzheimer's Care for Aging Parents | Scoop.it

"This article is filled with good tips"

"Alzheimer's disease — Help your loved one handle bathing, dressing and other daily activities."

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Alzheimer’s: Awareness Isn’t Enough

Alzheimer’s: Awareness Isn’t Enough | Alzheimer's Care for Aging Parents | Scoop.it
#thought-provolking, as usual: RT@StanGoldgerg Politics, Alzheimer's and Reality http://t.co/ZMTmfDhZ #aging #dementia...
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5 steps to keeping your mind healthy

5 steps to keeping your mind healthy | Alzheimer's Care for Aging Parents | Scoop.it
Afraid of Alzheimer’s? Start now to build up your brain. by Valerie Nahmad Schimel for Miami Herald Want to stay cognizant? Drive safely? Remember things? It’s all about brain health. “Everybody ages, but it’s about healthy aging,’’ says Dr.
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Marg Helgenberger – Learning the Clues of Caregiving

Marg Helgenberger – Learning the Clues of Caregiving | Alzheimer's Care for Aging Parents | Scoop.it
May marks National Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Month and at the May 18 Nancy Davis Foundation annual Race to Erase Gala event, Emmy Award-winning actress Marg Helgenberger will serve as a celebrity champion and ...
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The Unseen Challenges of Taking Care Of Aging Parents Yourself

The Unseen Challenges of Taking Care Of Aging Parents Yourself | Alzheimer's Care for Aging Parents | Scoop.it
Walk through any nursing home, and your first thought might be: "I need to take care of Mom myself." Few people want to turn over a loved one to institutional care.
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Taking Care of Your Aging Parents | Positive Parenting

One of the greatest things a grown child can do to their aging parents is to look after their welfare and care in their senior years. These tasks are not always easy. At times it can be overwhelming, very challenging and difficult.
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Preparing For A Future That Includes Aging Parents : NPR

Preparing For A Future That Includes Aging Parents : NPR | Alzheimer's Care for Aging Parents | Scoop.it
Preparing For A Future That Includes Aging Parents : NPR: Shamone-Gilmore's family is one of three multigenerational households being profiled by NPR this spring. Their stories will help highlight the importance of family ...
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Final Curtain: A Mother's Day Love Story

Final Curtain: A Mother's Day Love Story | Alzheimer's Care for Aging Parents | Scoop.it
My mother may not know my name, but she knows my voice, and it triggers something within. She giggles girlishly. Then, I start a song, one from the old days, and she joins in. We have our own routine, our Alzheimer's Rag.
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What is Alzheimer's? | Ask | Your Turn to Care | KCET

What is Alzheimer's? | Ask | Your Turn to Care | KCET | Alzheimer's Care for Aging Parents | Scoop.it
Dr. Gary Small relates what scientists are learning about this heart breaking illness. (What is Alzheimer's?
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Talking to Kids about Dementia: How to Explain Changes in a Loved One - Talking to Children about Alzheimer's - Alzheimer's

Talking to Kids about Dementia: How to Explain Changes in a Loved One - Talking to Children about Alzheimer's - Alzheimer's | Alzheimer's Care for Aging Parents | Scoop.it
I'll never forget the look on my kids' faces when they first talked to their grandfather - my dad - after his brain surgery. It's unclear what went wrong for Da...
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Memory Lessons: A Doctor's Story

Memory Lessons: A Doctor's Story | Alzheimer's Care for Aging Parents | Scoop.it
Available in: NOOK Book (eBook), Hardcover.
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Very good information in this book

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Long Term Care for Aging Parents Could Reach $300,000 Per Person: How to Cope - CBS News

Long Term Care for Aging Parents Could Reach $300,000 Per Person: How to Cope - CBS News | Alzheimer's Care for Aging Parents | Scoop.it
According to a study released just last week from MetLife, providing long term care for aging parents will cost the Baby Boomer sandwich generation $3 trillion in lost wages, pension, and Social Security benefits.
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Caring for Aging Parents - Martha Beck Advice - Oprah.com

Caring for Aging Parents - Martha Beck Advice - Oprah.com | Alzheimer's Care for Aging Parents | Scoop.it
Shepherding fragile elders can leave a person lost and overwhelmed. Martha Beck offers a path back toward sanity.
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Caregiver Respite: 5 Ways to Make It Last

Caregiver Respite: 5 Ways to Make It Last | Alzheimer's Care for Aging Parents | Scoop.it
blog (My latest blog post - how to make #caregiver #respite last once we're back in the throes of #caregiving.)...
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Caregivers can do much to help elderly manage their money | Estate Planning | Personal Finance | Financial Post

Caregivers can do much to help elderly manage their money | Estate Planning | Personal Finance | Financial Post | Alzheimer's Care for Aging Parents | Scoop.it
By Terry McBride/Postmedia News When Mom turned 80, she began to rely on her daughter Donna for help in managing her finances. Here are a few things that Donna did to help her mother.
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Caring for Elderly Parents: It's Good to Feel Good | The Pulse of ...

Caring for Elderly Parents: It's Good to Feel Good | The Pulse of ... | Alzheimer's Care for Aging Parents | Scoop.it
Being a family caregiver is a constant battle of emotions and balancing demands and responsibility, but it's important to remember what brings us happiness.
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Alzheimer's still affects many people - The George-Anne

Alzheimer's still affects many people - The George-Anne | Alzheimer's Care for Aging Parents | Scoop.it
Alzheimer's still affects many peopleThe George-AnneAlzheimer's disease is a disease that affects the memory and cognitive abilities of a human being.
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Approaching Tough Topics With An Older Loved One | Jenerations ...

Approaching Tough Topics With An Older Loved One | Jenerations ... | Alzheimer's Care for Aging Parents | Scoop.it
While many people consciously plan for having children, most do not consider that they may someday be “having” an elderly parent. Adult children of older loved ones often report being caught off guard by their older parents' ...
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Dealing with Issues of Aging Parents

As the baby boomers are aging, more and more of our population is being faced with the challenges of caring for elderly parents. According to the U.S. Bureau of the Census, by 2050 the number of Americans 65 years or ...
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Here Are Some Helpful Ideas If You Or Your Elderly Parents Are Moving From a Home to an Apartment - - Cole Blog

Here Are Some Helpful Ideas If You Or Your Elderly Parents Are...
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Caregiving doesn't have to be a lonely pursuit | Family | Kentucky.com

Caregiving doesn't have to be a lonely pursuit | Family | Kentucky.com | Alzheimer's Care for Aging Parents | Scoop.it
Whether caring for an elderly parent, a sick child or raising a relative's child in their home, caregivers often put their own needs last.
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How to Protect Against Alzheimer's Disease - Page 1 - MSN Health - Alzheimer's Disease

How to Protect Against Alzheimer's Disease - Page 1 -      MSN Health - Alzheimer's Disease | Alzheimer's Care for Aging Parents | Scoop.it
Is it possible to keep your brain as fit as your body?
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