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Inspirational quotes for caregivers

Someday’s caregiving can be tough and frustrating, here are some inspirational quotes to make your day a little easier. I hope this helps empower you to help yourself as well as your loved ones. I just want to thank my Caregiving family, you are all so amazing and lift me up each and every day with your …

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Caregiver Stress – Steps In Preventing It

When you learn the signs of caregiver stress, you will be more able to take a step in preventing it.  One of the first things you can do is contact your primary doctor with your concerns before your health gets out of control. Finding other caregivers that are going through the same thing as you …

What it means when a person with Alzheimer’s says, “I want to go home”. (1)

When Someone With Alzheimer’s Says I want to go home

Have you had a loved one or a person you take care of say, “I want to go home”? When I first began caregiving my 2nd client was a woman in her 80’s she recently had hip replacement surgery.  Earlier in the year she fell and injured her hip, so many months later she got surgery …

Exercise and Caregiving, Taking Care You

Caregiving and exercise is usually the last thing we are thinking of doing after a long exhausting day. When taking care of others there is always something to do.  Caring, supporting, taking to appointments, cooking and doing piles of paperwork. The to-do list seems endless. Unfortunately your precious  ‘me time’ usually goes out the window. Just …

10 secrets of being a caregiver

I have been a caregiver for many different families and its true every day you learn something new. Not only from the person your caring for but you learn so much about yourself and all the patience you have in your little finger. Challenges arise every day and if you don’t have great problem-solving skills …