June 9th EldercareABC Blog Carnival


Welcome to the June 9, 2010 edition of EdercareABC Blog  Carnival!

Edie Dykeman presents Caregiving: Physical Signs of Stress posted at Elder Care Cafe, saying, "Caregivers do not always recognize the signs of stress. Hopefully this list will help them understand their level of stress so that they can seek help."
Denise Harris presents Benefits of Lean Muscle Mass posted at Able Mart, saying, "Seniors can benefit from exercising for lean muscle mass."
Posts seen and heard by caregivers for caregivers this week:
Alzheimer's Reading Room: 12 Tips for Long Distance Care Giving If you have two parents living together, you may think a PERS isn't necessary, but if one parent is caring for the other or one frequently leaves to run errands, etc, the primary care-giving spouse, or the parent left alone needs the ...

Join Dr. J's Caregivers' Burnout & Compassion Fatigue Speaking ... This blog will bring in countless people who have felt that caregiving was their responsibility in life; not to ask for help, place a codependent mask of perfectionism and martyrdom on, forsake their own health and path of truth and ...

10 Signs of Caregiver Stress | SafetyNetSource Caregiving is stressful, and sometimes that stress sneaks up on you. Here, the blogger at Sunflower Ranch has a useful list of 10 Signs of Caregiver Stress.

5 Important Resources for Caregivers of Alzheimer's Patients ... If your spouse or parent had just been diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease, you will find these resources helpful.

Caregiving.com: Helping You Help Family and Friends It is definitely hard to “inch in” to caregiving. Many challenges come unexpectedly and need to be processed and attended to right away. I am so sorry about your dad and now all of this with your husband. Take Care of yourself and ...

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