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Should You Be a Caregiver?


Before assuming caregiving duties, it is important that caregivers participate in a process that Bernie Siegel, the physician who specializes in self-care for cancer therapy, calls “carefrontation,” a time of introspection to help potential caregivers determine if they can legitimately embrace the role. ...
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There’s No Place Like Home…


“Aging in Place” is a term used to describe the ability of adults to live safely and comfortably in their homes as they age, despite challenges in mobility, transportation, and/or activities of daily living. Help getting dressed in the morning, fixing a meal, or remembering to take medicine may be all you need to stay in...
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The Many Skills of Speech Therapists


Speech-Language Pathologists, also known as speech therapists, provide a multitude of services that many people are unaware of. A certified speech therapist can improve your health, and quality of life. The most well-known role of the speech therapist is to help individuals develop speech articulation, fluency, and voice sound, which is especially important after a...
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Top Scams that Target Seniors


Scams cost people over 60 over $2.9 billion a year, according to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Seniors are prime targets for several reasons: they are thought to have a significant of money sitting in their accounts, they are more trusting of people, and they are less likely to report the crime if they discover...
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