Tips, guidance, and stories from others who understand the world of caregiving, whether for your aging parents, spouse, children with chronic illness, or as your career.
Here’s how to maintain their dignity and offer choices.
Good help can be hard to find. Get tips on how to communicate openly and respect boundaries with friends and family so you can get the support you need.
Being the caregiver for an aging parent who doesn’t want help takes a slow, careful approach to get maximum cooperation.
How to breach the delicate issue of when siblings don't pitch in? Here are some practical pointers that help save your health and relationships.
It’s not unheard of to enjoy a glimpse of your elder as they were before. Carol Bradley Bursack shares how to cherish these thrilling moments of clarity.
Our Caregiving Expert, Carol Bradley Bursack, shares how she responds to insensitive comments toward elders.
Carol Bradley Bursack is a veteran family caregiver who writes as the Candid Caregiver as well as focusing on dementia.
A safe place for all caregivers, of any condition area or caregiving level, to go for candid yet professional guidance from veteran caregiver Carol Bradley Bursack.
Results of the Dementia and Physical Activity (DAPA) trial, a randomized, controlled study conducted in the United Kingdom, suggest that moderate- to high-intensity aerobic and strength training doesn’t slow cognitive decline and may worsen symptoms ...
Seniors with gout, a painful condition caused by the buildup of uric acid crystals in the joints, have a 17 to 20 percent higher-than-normal risk for dementia, according to a recent study.