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Caring for a loved one isn't easy. That's why LeadingAge members are committed to developing resources that can help individuals provide their loved ones with the help they need on their own terms. This page features videos, guides, websites and other resources our members developed for caregivers. Visit frequently to find resources that may help you or a friend fulfill this important role in someone's life.

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5 Steps to Combat and Prevent Elder Abuse

5 million Americans are affected by some form of elder abuse each year.

Why Older Adults Should be Eating a Protein-Rich Diet

According to new research from the Institute for Aging Research (IFAR), a protein-rich diet that includes both animal and plant sources helps preserve lean muscle mass and strength in the legs of older adults.

The Extra Costs of Extra Weight for Older Adults

PBS Newshour explores how lifelong obesity, now common in the United States, is beginning to change how Americans age.

When Should You Seek More Family Help?

 It's easy to get stuck in an ever-demanding cycle of caregiving. Is it time to get more help? 

Things I Wish I'd Known When I Was Younger

From the HHS Office on Women's Health, Director Dr. Nancy Lee shares her reflections about aging across the decades during National Women's Health Week 2015.