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Caregivers for Alzheimer's and Dementia Face Special Challenges

Caregivers for Alzheimer's and Dementia Face Special Challenges

Caregivers for Alzheimer's and dementia face special challenges, many that you may have never thought of before. You are not alone. Whether you need information about early-stage caregiving, middle-stage caregiving, or late-stage caregiving, you can find information, tips, and support groups through the Alzheimer's Association website. One Call Alert is...

Four Ideas for Showing Your Parents Some Love

Four Ideas for Showing Your Parents Some Love

Parenting is a full-time, nonstop job. In 1994, President Bill Clinton established a national holiday to celebrate the role that parents of all kinds play in raising their children. Parents' Day is held each year on the fourth Sunday in July. This year it falls on July 27. Here...

Breast Cancer Awareness

Breast Cancer Awareness

In 1985, the breast cancer awareness campaign was one week long and backed by just two organizations. Almost 30 years later, it has grown into an international awareness program that spans the entire month of October, and joins together hundreds of organizations dedicated to fighting breast cancer....

Give the Gift of Peace of Mind for Father’s Day

Give the Gift of Peace of Mind for Father’s Day

You may be one of the many adult children of aging parents asking yourself right now, “What can I give Dad for Father’s Day this year?” Is Dad seeming to be getting more noticeably older? Has Dad fallen in recent months or needed to be hospitalized...

Aphasia Awareness Month: A Message from Laura

Aphasia Awareness Month: A Message from Laura

June is Aphasia Awareness Month Stroke is the No. 4 cause of death and the leading cause of disability in the U.S. A stroke can have various communication effects, one of which is aphasia.  Aphasia is most often caused by strokes that occur in areas of the...

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