Unpaid care from a family caregiver is what makes home care work for most families but caregivers rarely get sufficient respect and support for their efforts.
Pain management is not a one-size-fits-all situation. Research shows that women are more likely to be prescribed opioids than men and tend to become persistent users of opioids.
Women make healthy choices for their bodies every day but rarely think about their own brain health. Here's what we should be doing to care for our most important organ.
I never thought my daughter would have cancer. Here is our journey.
I know the pain of losing your mom to Alzheimer’s. But I also know the love—the love and bond between a mother and daughter that not even Alzheimer’s can break.
As the only child of Holocaust survivors, I'm no stranger to the caregiver role. This is what it’s really like to be a caregiver.
Being a caregiver is challenging under the best of circumstances, but caring for someone with Alzheimer's disease presents its own unique set of concerns and problems.
To make caregiving easier and gain insight into what's ahead, here are some key questions to consider.
Expert tips that help parents connect with their children on a personal level when they are ill.
Few people entrusted with making difficult health care decisions for older loved ones actually know what the patient would want.
Being a caregiver can make you feel alone and overwhelmed. The Caregiver Action Network wants to help and support caregivers through education, peer support and resources.
According to a recent survey, more than four in 10 caregivers put the health of the person they are caring for above their own.