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A heartfelt wish list from a dementia care worker
Why we need more services for those without family
In her new book, a physician says patients need to take power or risk serious harm
Two authors share their conversation about this tough situation
Opioid use isn’t necessarily abuse, this writer says
New model for long-term residential care offers dignity and comforts of home
As with childbirth, doulas can help in end-of-life transitions
6 ways your folks and you can avoid making the wrong choice
Symptoms the writer had attributed to his mother’s dementia virtually disappeared
Person-centered care is transforming life in care facilities
An innovative community in Amsterdam offers ailing seniors more freedom and a taste of the past. Is it a model for the future?
Nursing homes can do better than medicating residents into a stupor
Beware: Elder abuse is spreading to social media
Advice for people having what this writer calls the "caregiving dilemma"
The message: older patients have real lives
Money & Security
A world traveler doesn't recognize his boyhood town in East Texas