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Viewers: Check out the Caregiver Smile Summit 3, a virtual video summit featuring 43 top experts on all aspects of caregiving. February 22, 2021 – Tips for New Grandparents January 21, 2021 – New Year’s Resolutions for Seniors November 23, 2020 – Long-Distance Caregiving and Covid November 17, 2020 –...

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Visiting Elderly Relatives – What to Look For – Smilecast 48

Visiting Elderly Relatives My appearance on the Charlotte Today Show coincided over the holidays and we talked about visiting elderly loved ones during that time period. Caregiving at a distance can be difficult, stressful and time-consuming. And often the only time caregivers see the loved one is on a family visit,...

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4 Ways Technology is Transforming Elder Care

4 Ways Technology is Transforming Elder Care – Courtesy of Click Intelligence Technology is transforming healthcare in many ways, but it has made a huge difference in the senior healthcare sector. Technology is not only facilitating interactions between health practitioners and senior patients but it is also making diagnostics and...

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Find an Employer of Choice – Smilecast 19

The Employer of Choice Finding a helpful employer, an employer of choice, can greatly ease your caregiving burden. An understanding employer will have policies and procedures to help caregivers and more importantly will have a culture that reflects a progressive nature and caring hand toward family caregivers in the workforce....

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Bacteria in Gut May One Day Slow Aging

Want to Slow Aging? Check Your Gut! Slow aging might be possible one day with supplements derived from gut bacteria. Scientists at Baylor College of Medicine and the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston have identified bacterial genes and compounds that extend the life of and also slow...

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Life Is a Sacred Journey – Smilecast 47

Interview with Micheal Pope on Life is a Sacred Journey Podcast Next January 13, a cruise will depart to the Caribbean from Ft. Lauderdale that will provide an opportunity for caregivers of all types to gain knowledge, create new friendships, and deepen relationships with other family members and older loved...

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How to Prevent Elder Abuse

How to Prevent Elder Abuse – Courtesy Carol Marak, Seniorcare.com Elder abuse is a crime which does not discriminate race or gender, only the person’s age. Other nonselective factors include economic status, ethnicity, educational background and geographic location. To say it’s a growing problem understates it’s horrific reach. Aging experts...

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The Working Caregiver – Double the Fun – Smilecast 18

The Working Caregiver Being a working caregiver you have twice the responsibility – job by day, job by night. You essentially work 24/7 and it can be exhausting. That is why it is more important then ever to take care of yourself and find resources that can help you too....

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