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November 2007

Caregivers Need to Replenish Their Resources

Which kind of caregiver are you? Are you a bowl? One who can help a person shoulder his or her pain, then leave it with them and move on to help another, or yourself? Or are you a sponge, absorbing everyone’s troubles until you render yourself resentful, ill and burned out? Read more →

Elder Care and Christmas: Here's a Unique Option

Fast forward several decades and you have my mom in a nursing home with severe arthritis and developing dementia. She still loved her mail delivered to her door. The problem was, if I had it delivered to her address at the nursing home, she would lose important items. Read more →