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The Struggles and Rewards of Being a Caregiver to a Loved One with Alzheimer’s

by Misty Kevech, RN, MS, HHQI RN Project Coordinator June is the National Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month. The Alzheimer’s Association also celebrates June 21st as the “Longest Day” which is about love – “Love for all those affected by … Continue reading

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The Sandwich Purse

Guest post by Jane Marks, Certified Dementia Practioner, Speaker, Trainer and Caregiver I recently listened to the late Nora Ephron’s “I Hate My Neck” book on tape.  I do not hate my neck…yet, but her piece on “The Perfect Purse” … Continue reading

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I’m a Sandwich

Guest post by Jane Marks, Certified Dementia Practioner, Speaker, Trainer and Caregiver I was familiar with the term “Sandwich Generation” coined by Social Worker Dorothy Miller. It was to indicate the segment of folks who were still raising children but … Continue reading

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