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Straight eldercare talk about sibling help II

By Joy Loverde Let’s face it, how we think and what we do can send siblings running in the opposite direction. In his article, "The Myth of Role Reversal," care consultant Claude Thau reports, “Frequently, a child will enter the care-giving portion of life with noble enthusiasm. ‘My father was always there when I needed…
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What To Do With Early Alzheimer's Symptoms

by Christy Cuellar-Wentz My friend's heart is breaking.  She came to me with tears welling up in her eyes.  "When Dave asked what I would like to do last Saturday, I told him I wanted to have a special picnic outing.  We planned out all the details, choosing his favorite foods, and I started getting…
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