Posted by Matthew Colella Mar 27, 2013
There are more than 50 million people in the the U.S. providing caregiving services for an adult 18 years of age or older. There are at least another 10 million caring for people younger than 18. For the new caregiver, the important thing to remember is th
Posted by Matthew Colella Mar 21, 2013
Most people assume that it must be more difficult being a caregiver as an only-child. No brothers or sisters to share ideas; fewer helping hands when it comes to finances or emotional support. No necessarily so, says one social psychologist.
Posted by Berenice E. Kleiman Mar 14, 2013
What happens when caregivers are too sick to perform their duties?
Posted by Matthew Colella Mar 14, 2013
Learning that a loved one has had a stroke is the start of a journey that you may not have expected to take. Understanding what is happening and the medical terms that doctors are using can be overwhelming and confusing and rehabilitation can be a long...
Posted by Matthew Colella Feb 28, 2013
The Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving (RCI) is accepting applications for a $2,500 scholarship providing assistance to caregivers seeking education for more effective care.
Posted by Matthew Colella Feb 20, 2013
MacArthur Foundation $500K "Genius Grant" winner launches caregiving non-profit with her award.
Posted by Matthew Colella Feb 14, 2013
National Stroke Association is committed to relieving caregiver burden by providing applicable education and resources.
Posted by Lisa Pogue Feb 4, 2013
The Rullis' experience turned into "The Miracle Mind," a practical guide to improving lives of survivors and their families.
Posted by StrokeSmart Staff Feb 4, 2013
Dr. Sara Palmer, a psychologist and faculty member of the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, answers your toughest questions.
Posted by Matthew Colella Jan 27, 2013
A new approach to the caregiver's struggle is helping people use Eastern philosophy to better deal with the frustrations of being a care provider.