Holiday Progressive Blog Party 2015

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Welcome! I am so glad you are here and am excited to be a part of CareGiving.com’s annual Holiday Progressive Blog Party! It is such a great way to connect with caregivers at all stages of caring and celebrate the season! I have a free gift (just for you!) at the end of this post…just for stopping by! 🙂 [adinserter block=”10″] …

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Presents for a Special Caregiver: Plus Free Gift Certificate Printable

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You can never thank a caregiver enough – especially around the holidays! Here are the ULTIMATE presents to show a caregiver how much you appreciate them, acknowledge how difficult their job is and make them feel special! Don’t forget to download the FREE Gift Certificate Printable for your special caregiver at the end of this post! Gift Cards for the Things People …

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Daily Living Aid Reviews

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After years of working with patients and caregivers, I absolutely know that daily living aids and products are not “one-size-fits-all,” but I have developed an eye for what daily living aids are helpful, dependable and easy to use. Click on the topic below to see the comparisons and each individual review Bathroom Equipment Reviews Bath Tub Lifters: Place it in your …

Occupational Therapy: What? You Won’t Help Me Get a Job?

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Occupational therapy – What is it that you really do? This is a question I get over and over and I can assure you it is not finding people a job (even though you can work with vocational rehab), the same as physical therapy (even though we work closely together) or  “just” getting people dressed (even though we can definitely work with …

Insomnia: 8 Ways to Help You Sleep Like a Baby Tonight

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Sleep. We all need it, but why is it such as struggle? Professionals call the basic habits and practices that enable us to sleep well on a day-to-day basis “sleep hygiene,” but trying to figure out why we don’t sleep or fall asleep well, is much harder than it sounds. If you want to make a change, check out the 8 areas that …