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What Are Some Gluten Alternatives?

If your aging relative has been advised to follow a gluten-free diet for health reasons, such as celiac disease, you might think their diet is severely limited. However, there are many alternatives to foods that contain gluten. The trick is knowing which ones.     Following a Gluten-Free Diet Gluten is a kind of protein […]
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Simplifying Care When Traveling for the Holidays

The holidays are one of the most popular times of year to travel, and in fact, the days around Thanksgiving see more travelers than any other time of the year. If you are going to be heading out for a holiday trip, it is very important to keep your caregiver efforts in mind and prepare […]
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Tips for Protecting Your Senior’s Dental Health During Cancer Treatment

As a family caregiver for an elderly adult who has recently been diagnosed with lung cancer, you are likely thinking about their future treatments and how those treatments will affect them. You likely anticipate side effects to these treatments, but what you might not have anticipated is how these effects could impact your parent’s dental […]
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How Can You Learn to Recognize Your Stress Level?

Not all stress is bad, but too much can be a problem. When you can learn more about your own responses to stress and where you are on your own scale, you can deal with stress much more effectively as a caregiver and as a person.       Boiling Water Isn’t Always Obvious Analogies […]
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