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Being a grandparent

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From where should i buy pride scooter for my Grandfather?

I want to buy pride scooter for my Grandfather, but don't know the place to buy it from. My friend suggested me few useful sites. but I am still confused should I buy from this site or not please suggest.


10 things grandchildren can learn from their grandparents

The relationship between a grandchild and grandparent is a very special one. While grandparents act as an authority figure and provide unconditional love, they also get to spoil their grandkids in a way parents simply can't. But beyond that, grandparents also wield incredible influence. Here are 10 things grandchildren can learn... more


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How do you sent up a schedule for caring for an elderly parent?

I want to set up a rotation between myself and my siblings to help care for my mother. What is a good rotation when you don't al live in the same area?


What to do when Grandma doesn’t respect your parenting rules

I often find myself wishing my family lived closer to either set of grandparents. From free childcare and frequent family dinners to having that constant source of advice and moral support, there are a lot of advantages to having Grandma and Grandpa present and involved in your child’s daily life... more


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How do I recognize alzheimer's symptoms?

I visit my parents every week. Until now, I would have said they were in good health, but they forget so much. Today, my dad couldn't remember my name. I'm worried about them. How do I know if they have alzheimer's symptoms?


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What should we do next? My grandmother can't stay at home much longer.

My family has a complicated situation. My grandmother(95) has been living alone for the past 26 years. She had been doing fairly well, up until she had a heart attack a couple of years ago. Since then, she has had to have a pacemaker put in, she no longer... more


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Does anyone have any practical gift ideas for grandma?

My grandma already has everything she wants, and she can buy what she needs. I need some practical gift ideas for grandma that are also unique. Can anyone help?


5 activities to do with seniors that will lift their spirits — and yours

Here’s a sobering statistic: By age 75, one in three men and one in two women get no physical activity, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But physical activity and mental stimulation help seniors stay mobile and independent longer. It can be challenging to find motivation to... more