Tag Archive | "stress"

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More stressful to care for spouse than mom

“Your relationship changes. Life as you know it becomes different,” said Raymond Collins, 62, of Houston, who retired early in part to spend time with his wife, Karen.

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Caring for a spouse more stressful than parent care

For both men and women, caring for a sick or disabled spouse or child is more stressful than caring for a parent, according to a new study from Canada. Caregiving can be difficult, but little is known about whether it’s harder on women or men, or depends on the nature of the relationship between the […]

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Alzheimer’s creates strain on caregivers

David Hilfiker knows what’s coming. He was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s so early that he’s had time to tell his family what he wants to happen once forgetfulness turns incapacitating.

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How to deal with holiday stress and anxiety

This will be the first Christmas that Rakan Smith, 53, will spend without one of his parents.

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Caregivers struggle as Alzheimer’s takes its toll

The living room of Leslie Jorgensen’s basement in Alpine tells the story of how much her life has changed during the last five years.

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Spa therapies go high-tech

Hyperlocal ingredients, a blend of technology and tradition, and treatments focusing not just on beauty but also on remedying stress and pain are some of the trends turning up at spas nationwide.

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