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The Signs and Symptoms of Caregiver Depression

The role of a caregiver is not easy. The workload is time consuming, physically and emotionally taxing, and can lead to feelings of frustration, stress, anger, isolation and depression. Caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia-related diseases is even more challenging, as caregivers find themselves having to deal with multiple behavioral and psychologicalContinue reading “The Signs and Symptoms of Caregiver Depression”

A Social Life Makes for a Healthier Life

As people age they often find themselves spending more time at home alone. This can affect your health and well-being. Read and share this infographic (provided by the National Institute on Aging), to learn how you can stay connected to others as you age: