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Aging: Expectations and Reality

perceptions of agina

Aging. Getting old. What does that really mean? Think back to when you were young – and think about what you hear from young people today. There is such a stigma in America about getting old. So let’s start with all the negatives benchmarks: Losing eyesight Losing hearing Pain and illness Inability to drive Inability […]

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As Mom Ages – Mother/Daughter Roles Reverse

caregiver support for aging parents

Mothers constantly worry about their children from the time they’re born until they’re grown and beyond. “You feel hot. Are you getting a fever?” “Why is quiet? What are you getting into?” “Why did you get a D in math? You need to study more.” “It’s midnight! Where is she? She knows her curfew is […]

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