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Betsy Jennings on Tell Me a Story

Friday, January 30th 1:30pm EST ~ For 30 years, Betsy Jennings has been in recovery from addictions to alcohol, drugs, exercise and food. As a… 106 more words

#1 Best Selling Author Annette Rochelle Aben

Why I Don't Go To An M.S. Support Group and Why I Might Need to Start My Own

I soaked in every word of a book on women living with M.S.. Line for line I read other women’s experiences, trials, battles, ups and downs and more than I needed to know. 775 more words

Finding Help and Information

When you suddenly find yourself caring for someone with dementia, there’s a tsunami-like realization that you are woefully ignorant and unprepared.

In the beginning, I expected my dad’s doctors to tell me how to deal with his weird behaviors and how to balance his safety with quality of life. 281 more words

Dementia Basics

February 2015 Support Groups – Middle Peninsula and Northern Neck

February 10th; 10:30am
For Caregivers
The Orchard
2 Delfae Drive
Warsaw, VA 22572
Respite available with reservation.
Please call Jill White, 804-313-2400, for more information. 112 more words


February 2015 Support Groups – Fredericksburg

February 3rd; 10am
For Caregivers
Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center
2nd Floor Conference Room
4600 Spotsylvania Avenue
Fredericksburg, VA 22408
Please contact Lori Myers, 540-370-0835, for more information. 66 more words


February 2015 Support Groups – Richmond and Tri-Cities

February 2nd; 10am
For Caregivers
Mt. Vernon Baptist Church
11220 Nuckols Road, Glen Allen, VA 23059
Please call Jessica Samet, 804-967-2580, for more information.

February 3rd; 3pm… 427 more words


Mixed results for peer support when you are trying to be slimmer

First of all dieters. I’ve repeated often enough that diets only work for about 10% of those who go on them, maybe 20% if we’re being generous. 429 more words