Topic: Care for the Caregiver


Family Caregivers Play a Vital Role in Today's Healthcare System

November is National Family Caregivers Month. Let’s take a look at some of the latest data about these people who do so much for senior loved ones.

Aging & Caregiving in the News

Updates about farmers market food safely, the notorious "grandparent scam," and a new Harvard study that warns companies to support employees who are also caregivers.


Aging & Caregiving In the News

Seniors benefit from yoga and Pilates; Alzheimer's caregivers are dealing with loneliness; to remember that museum trip, leave your camera behind.

Aging & Caregiving in the News

Seniors are most affected during wildfires; Alzheimer's caregivers should make exercise a priority; women less likely to receive CPR.

When Caregiving Siblings Squabble

When Mom and Dad need care, adult children may find themselves in disagreement—and regressing into their old childhood dynamic.

"Mom Needs Care—What About My Job?"

In September we celebrate Labor Day, a good time to look at the challenges faced by millions of working Americans who are also caring for an elderly or disabled loved one.

Aging & Caregiving in the News

Do you drive with your dog in the car? Are you a millennial caregiver? Do you have a food allergy or intolerance? Check out the latest news.

May 13 – 19, 2018 Is National Women's Health Week

In this year when women in America are speaking out and being heard more than ever, there's a new recognition that gender equality is a healthcare issue.

Aging & Caregiving in the News

Teens aren't the only ones endangered by detergent pods; protecting vision by lowering stress; study shows family caregivers make many sacrifices.

Aging & Caregiving in the News

Protecting seniors from a common scam; the growing caregiver burden; study shows generosity grows with age.

Five Trends in Family Caregiving

Changes to society have brought changes to our eldercare system—and that includes the people who provide care for their loved ones.

Aging and Caregiving in the News

Seniors and robots; the value of giving advice; report shows Alzheimer's caregivers suffer financial hardship.