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Chronic Disease Care: Why Family Caregivers Feel Left Out

People with diabetes, heart failure and other chronic diseases often live independent lives, without traditional family caregivers.

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People Who Sleep Less Than 8 Hours Likely to Suffer Depression, Anxiety

These negative thoughts are believed to leave people vulnerable to different types of psychological disorders, such as anxiety or depression.

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Caregivers Should be Screened Early, Often to Prevent Depression, Anxiety

More than 34 million people in the U.S. are caregivers for terminally ill love ones, but few resources are available to help them navigate the challenges they encounter.

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Tips to Help Families Cope With Alzheimer’s

Receiving an Alzheimer’s diagnosis is never easy. It’s life changing, not only for the person receiving the diagnosis but for their family members as well.

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Family Caregivers Overwhelmed And Undertrained

Adult caregivers looking after aging relatives and friends have little training for their stressful roles but still find the experience rewarding.

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Caring For A Loved One? Care For Yourself, Too

A 2015 report by the AARP Public Policy Institute and the National Alliance for Caregiving found that roughly 43.5 million adults in the United States had provided unpaid care to an adult or child in the prior year.

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