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Caring for an aging parent or other loved one? You’ve come to the right place…

Nearly one out of four Americans has had the responsibility of caring for an aging parent by taking them into their homes, or by paying for their care. Two thirds of Americans say they’re worried about the care their parents will receive as they age, and whether they’ll be financially responsible. To help meet those concerns, CBS Radio Detroit hosts this on-line resource center for those concerned about preparing or answering the need of a parent facing a health concern, undergoing changes in their economic situation, or who are dealing with a prolonged illness or death. Choose a category at left and click the button to find articles, advice and links to information and organizations that can help you along the way.

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Detroit Cuts Ribbon On $40M Retirement Neighborhood

There’s a brand new option for senior assisted living in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/12/2013

Boost Nutrition On A Budget

More and more people are finding themselves forced to make ends meet with an income that’s been drastically cut or that just isn’t keeping pace with the demands of raising a family. This often means reaching for foods that may not be as nutritionally sound as they should be.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/18/2013

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Are You Getting Enough Vitamin D?

A Mayor Clinic study has found a strong link between chronic pain and Vitamin-D deficiency.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/04/2013

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When Should You Get Your First Mammogram?

Many women are uncertain about when they should begin having the tests because of confusing reports in the media.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2012

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Parents: Keep Your Eyes Out For Substance Abuse

Parents, are you aware enough to spot a drug abuse habit in your child?

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/26/2012

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Is Your Workplace Psychologically Healthy?

When a business cuts back staffing levels, workloads increase for the remaining workforce. Those employees may find themselves devoting more time to the job than to their own needs and the needs of their families.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/31/2012

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Why 8-Glasses Of Water A Day? It’s Easy To Remember

Water consumption is beneficial for flushing toxins from vital organs and keeping the body hydrated.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/27/2012

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AARP: Keep Your Mind Sharp!

Mental health and aging specialists often remind us that to keep the old gray matter working at optimum level, we should challenge our minds. Doing so can be as simple as working on cross-word puzzles [...]

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/20/2012

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Chatting With Kids About Being Online

Are you looking for a way to become as internet-savvy as your young children and teens? A publication from On Guard Online may be just what you need.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/06/2012

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Guide: Do A Breast Self Exam

When is a lump in the breast not cause for concern? Many women would say never. However, there are times when benign (or non-threatening) fibrocystic changes occur within breast tissue.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/18/2012

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