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"Tapping the Creative Brain," Parade 8-13-17

"Sleep: You're Doing it Wrong," Parade cover story 3-17-17

Why I wrote SURVIVING ALZHEIMER'S , in the AlzAuthors blog

"Let's Make 2017 the Year of Being Kind," Parade cover story, 1-1-17

"Feeling Awe May Be the Secret to Health & Happiness," Parade cover story, 10-11-16

***Lots & lots of parenting reports over at Kinstantly

(I'm especially fond of "Watching this toddler make coffee..." and this one on mommy correctness on playgrounds...)

"The 7 Deadly Emotions of Caregiving," NextAvenue, 3-29-16

"People Power: A Better World for People With Alzheimer's," Parade, 6-21-15

"Hospice Care: 10 Facts You Need to Know," AARP Bulletin, November 2015

"Sex in the Nursing Home," AARP Bulletin, June 2015

Johns Hopkins Medicine: Healthy Heart website


Book written with my daughter:

Like Mother, Like Daughter: A Discovery Journal for the Two of Us


Older articles:

"How to Tell 'Typical' Memory Loss From Dementia," PARADE (2-14)

"The Unexpected Joys of Caregiving," AARP Bulletin (Nov 2014 issue)

"Is It Alzheimer's or Dementia or Normal Aging? Does It Matter? on HuffPost/50

"7 Reasons to Have More Sex After 50" on AARP

"12 Mother's Day Regrets I Can't Fix" on HuffPo/50

SURVIVING ALZHEIMER'S interview on Caring.com

Interviewed on Alzheimer's wandering in Dallas Morning News

 "Help NOT Wanted" in The Caregiver, Duke Family Support Program newsletter, Spring 2014

"How Caring for a Parent Is Different" on Caring.com


SURVIVING ALZHEIMER'S: Practical tips and soul-saving wisdom for caregivers

See book website.  

"Why I Choose Not to Say 'I Love You'" on MariaShriver.com

Interview with Paula Spencer Scott on The Caregiver's Voice

VIDEO: "Conversations in Caregiving" hosted by Leeza Gibbbons

"Psst! Is That Guilt Whispering in Your Ear?" on Alzheimer's Reading Room

(not so new but nice...)

9 Wordless Ways Someone Says, "I Love You"

When a Cough Isn't "Just a Cough"

Inflammation: the Hidden Time Bomb Within You

5 Secrets to Lifelong Weight Loss

7 Ways to Handle a Hothead -- Without Blowing Your Top

8 Best Ways to Kick Your Food Cravings

10 Surprising Clues You'll Live to 100 (yahoo.com/Caring)

15 Things Your Walk Reveals About Your Health (MSN.com/Caring)

Worried About Your Memory? 5 Signs It's Probably Not Serious (Yahoo.com/Caring)

Women: What Your Sex Life Says About Your Health (For Men, here.)

A Crazy History of Birth Control (iVillage)

Earlier bits:

Archive of articles for Caring.com

Archive of "Momfidence" columns in Woman's Day