Category Archives for "Long-term Care"

5 Best Ways Siblings Remarkably Care for Parents

By Lisa Kimrey | Caregiving

Stress = providing care for parents. Working alone is hard. But, working with your siblings may be even harder! Sibling caregivers have a HUGE job. They need to work together while providing care for parents who may be ill or declining in health. I can’t think of very many things that would be harder than working […]

4 Terrific Ways Caregivers Conquer Being Lonely and Jealous

By Lisa Kimrey | Caregiving

The mission: caregivers conquer being lonely. Oh, what a common experience but never a common expectation. It’s true. It’s just not visible at first. Initially, there is a lot of social stimulation. But, the longer the caregiving occurs, the fewer the social interactions. Medical service and provider visits are frequent in the beginning. Then, these visits decrease […]