Caregiving from a distance

By Lisa Levin Who do you think of when you picture a family caregiver?  An elderly spouse caring for an ill husband or wife?  An...

Fatigue management for caregivers

By Christine Stewart As caregivers, fighting fatigue in the elderly or in the person you are caring for can be difficult. Ask others to help...

Give yourself a break

By  Barbara Grant It’s the New Year and all the magazine headlines and Internet stories exclaim this can be your Best Year Ever! This will be...

Supporting caregivers in the workplace

By Madonna Gallo When Jodi Montgomery was a teenager, she promised her mother that she would never be alone. Years later, after her stepfather passed away,...

Family caregivers: Your role in long-term care

By Lisa Levin Most people want to remain in the comfort of their own homes as they age.  Unfortunately, that is not always possible.  As...

Suddenly a caregiver

By Susan C. Jenkins What do you do when all of a sudden you find yourself the primary caregiver of a 50-year-old brother with rapidly...