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Asking Our Elderly Parents for Help Can Be a Huge Gift to Them

by Kaye Swain I love to feel needed, don't you? One of the big issues for many of our aging parents is that, due to health problems, memory issues, and generation aging, they aren't always able to do as much as they used to. This can leave them feeling very UNneeded, which can lead to…
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Nine Tips To Help You When Traveling With Elderly Parents

By Kaye Swain Summer time is definitely travel time, including for many of us boomers and seniors and our aging parents. As a full-fledged member of the Sandwich Generation (caring for aging parents while babysitting grandchildren), I have made frequent trips in the last few years with my senior parents. Some helpful hints I've learned, often…
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Boomers Caring for the Elderly

By Bob Kohut Once upon a time few people reached the ripe old age of 100.  Fewer still maintained physical health and mental well being into their 90s.  But with better medical care and more attention to diet and exercise an astounding number of seniors are reaching both those milestones.  Boomers caring for the elderly…
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