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The Quilt That Came Alive: Laura’s Special Project for Grandma

When Laura learned her grandmother was being forced to downsize against her will, she assumed the role of primary…

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Props for Dad: A Daughter Uncovers Hidden War Memories

When a daughter presses her ailing father for his stories of WWII, she discovers that his last memories are deeper and…

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Dementia: How Can You Help Protect Mom’s Independence?

When should an adult child take over a parent’s decision-making? If Mom or other family member is showing signs of…

6 Tips for Helping Seniors Manage Medication

Medication management issues are a top driver for seniors being placed in nursing homes. Here are 6 ways to make…

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Q&A: Talking “Good Death” with an End-of-Life Doula

As a Death Doula, Shelby Krillen helps families create meaningful end-of-life transitions. She talks with Legacy…