Family caregivers who notice sudden, unexplained changes in their loved one’s personality, whether it be confusion, agitation or withdrawal, should take action and contact a doctor who can explore all the possible causes.
Not all continuing care retirement communities are created equal. As an informed consumer and potential resident, it’s up to you to discern which community is right for you. But you don’t have to do it alone.
20% of the U.S. population is affected by seasonal affective disorder or a lesser form of seasonal mood changes, known as winter blues.
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The role of caregiver is as old as human history. But how you identify yourself — as a "caregiver" or a "good child" who is "helping Mom out" — can make a crucial difference in how the role affects you.