Caregiver’s Corner — Let’s Get Involved

Every year close friends of mine participate in the NOCC (National Ovarian Cancer Coalition) Walk that raises funds and awareness for ovarian cancer.  I have had the opportunity to participate for two … [Read more...]

Caregiver’s Corner–Lighten Up!

When I was in the throws of my caregiving responsibilities, or should I say, when I was thrown into caregiving, either way....I loved being around people who made me smile and there was nothing better … [Read more...]

Caregiver’s Corner-Join a Support Group

I know, you don't have time to breathe, much less find and join a support group. You are so busy providing care, running errands, taking care of the rest of your family and being an all around Saint … [Read more...]

Caregiver’s Corner – How Hospice Helps Caregivers

Today is Friday, the day that I dedicate to the amazing people who fall are caregivers. You are true warriors. You battle the elements to get your loved ones to doctor’s appointments, You battle … [Read more...]

Things Caregivers Do to Hurt Themselves and Their Loved Ones

Refuse to ask for help--Caregivers tend to get frustrated that other family members and close friends are not chipping in as they should.  Instead of reaching out, they often adopt the attitued, "if I … [Read more...]

Caregiver’s Corner–Drink to Your Health

According to the Alzheimer's Association, 70% of the 5.2 million Americans living with Alzheimer's disease live at home where family and friends take care of them.  So, you are in good company, there … [Read more...]

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