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Pet care for elderly

My 80 year old Mom is a widow of 4 years and an animal lover. She says she is too unstable health wise to have a pet.  She worries if she passes, who will take care of the dog? I would REALLY love for her to have her own... more


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What day of the week is the least busiest time to travel?

I don't want to send my mother on a plane when it is crazy. When is the best time for her to travel alone?


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How do you Check in on your aging family and friends?

I have a single parent, living alone, who I could easily go a week without checking in on. To take care of my anxiety around whether or not she's okay, and avoid calling every single day to check in, I'm setting up a service that will send her a text... more


18 Quick and Easy Meals for Seniors

Poached eggs, salmon wraps, southwest chicken salad and more. If you're concerned you or the senior in your life isn't getting enough nutrition, there may be a number of reasons, such as grocery shopping or cooking are too difficult, or meals just aren't as fun to eat... more


Natural Ways To Reverse Receding Gums Without Surgery

No. 1 Question for anybody With Réceding Gums Is . . . “Dó Gums Grow Back?”                 <  < < The Answer Is-“Yes THEY Can! ” > > > Sounds like a difficult jób-but it is quite simple-ánd you can do it at home without any... more


40 Inspirational Quotes for Caregivers

Whether you're a family caregiver or a paid professional, caring for others can take its toll. These words of support will keep you going. If you know the selfless, rewarding life of caring for another person, then you also know how heavy things can get -- and that's true no... more


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When someone has shingles, when is the shingles contagious period?

Our neighbor came down with the shingles. He is an elderly gentleman and needed some help. My husband and I have been in and out of his home helping him with things he needs taken care of. I'm worried about coming down with shingles too. When is it the... more


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How can I talk to my mother about down sizing?

My mother can't take care of her house anymore. How can I get her to down size?