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Dear Judie

Advice and guidance from author and TC Palm columnist Judie Rappaport on caring for loved ones at home, managing care, alzheimer's, geriatric care and dementia.

Coming Home After a Hospital Stay

By: Judie Rappaport
Date: December 1, 2015
In order to have a successful hospital stay recovery, preparation is key. Make sure to do some research on what your elderly loved one will need.
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Coming Home After a Hospital Stay

Hospice? Dad Seems Fine!

By: Judie Rappaport
Date: November 24, 2015
Your elderly loved one seems fine, but a comment from a caregiver worries you. What to do.
Hospice? Dad Seems Fine!

Inheritance and Angry Siblings

By: Judie Rappaport
Date: November 17, 2015
Many times, one of the children of an elderly parent take on all of the caregiving responsibilities. In a show of appreciation, the elderly parent may give the caregiving child a larger share of the estate. Siblings may not be happy with the changes.
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Inheritance and Angry Siblings

How To Help Critical Loved Ones

By: Judie Rappaport
Date: November 10, 2015
Negative behavior from elderly parents can hurt well-meaning caregivers. Learn how to help while protecting yourself from abuse.
How To Help Critical Loved Ones

How to Make Safety Changes for Forgetful Seniors

By: Judie Rappaport
Date: November 3, 2015
Sometimes, changes are necessary to make the lives of the elderly easier. Learn what to do to make these necessary changes easier on them.
How to Make Safety Changes for Forgetful Seniors

Is Someone Taking Advantage?

By: Judie Rappaport
Date: October 27, 2015
It is easy for many to take advantage of vulnerable seniors. Learn what to do if there is cause for suspicion.
Is Someone Taking Advantage?

Helping Mom Make Good Healthcare Decisions

By: Judie Rappaport
Date: October 20, 2015
Most seniors desire to retain control over healthcare issues. Sometimes, they are able to continue on their own, but many need help.
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What to do When Behavior Changes Are No Longer Normal

By: Judie Rappaport
Date: October 13, 2015
Intervening in an elderly loved one's life is a hard decision to make. Learn how to recognize signs that point to the possibility of danger should they continue to live alone.
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What to do When Behavior Changes Are No Longer Normal

When Alzheimer's Destroys Our Ability to Reason

By: Judie Rappaport
Date: October 6, 2015
Alzheimer's takes away the brain's ability to reason, and make decisions. It can even start to affect their environment. Learn where to go to get help.
When Alzheimer's Destroys Our Ability to Reason

How to Include Elderly Grandpa in Wedding Celebrations

By: Judie Rappaport
Date: September 29, 2015
You want your daughter's wedding day to be perfect. Elderly Dad's behavior can be a huge distraction. How do you involve Dad without taking anything away from her big day?
How to Include Elderly Grandpa in Wedding Celebrations