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6.18.2018
Tammi Moses’s life in some ways has been shaped by being a caregiver for her late brother Daniel who was born with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. She...
6.11.2018
According to a study in 2015, family caregivers are almost two times more likely to have emotional and physical problems than other U.S. adults, and...
5.21.2018
“Caregiving (and I imagine parenting) is so all consuming that its immersive nature leaves little room for planning and perspective. Yet, in order to...
5.14.2018
Lindsay Cochran is a thirteen-year-old living with SMA (Spinal Muscular Atrophy). Lindsay needs assistance throughout the day, and the Cochran family...
4.23.2018
“Once in a while in the life of a caregiver, the chance of a few days away from home reveals itself. A respite break might come from a community care...
3.26.2018
“After a spinal cord injury (SCI), one of the hardest things is getting used to needing help. If you have an injury that requires you to need daily...
3.5.2018
The pursuit of happiness is an important aspect of being a caregiver. In a recent article, Forbes magazine gathers advice from scientific and aging...
2.5.2018
“Let’s put the care back into healthcare,” says Scott Williams. Scott is a once cared for patient turned patient advocate. In his TED talk The Hidden...
1.25.2018
Kristen is a caregiver to her husband Jeff, a vent-dependent quadriplegic with no movement below his shoulders. Much of her day is spent assisting...
1.8.2018
Advocating for a loved one can be a tricky thing - especially if it's your first time. Katelyn writes about an incident where she learned the...