About Laura Dixon

Laura Dixon is a writer and editor for and, two of the leading online destination for seniors and the more than 43 million family caregivers seeking information and support as they care for aging parents, spouses and other older loved ones.
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6 Actionable Steps to Combat Caregiver Stress
3 years ago

6 Actionable Steps to Combat Caregiver Stress

By  •  Caregiving

Stress is a normal part of life for most people, but for those who’ve taken on the responsibility of taking care of an elderly loved one, the strain can quickly take its toll.

In fact, research consistently shows how the emotional and physical burden of caregiving, along with the uncertainty it brings, means caregivers are far likelier to develop chronic stress than non-caregivers. Read More