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Our Family of the Month – October 2013

Conquering Distance – One family’s journey 1,500 miles from home.

Every month, CaringBridge likes to recognize a caregiver or family of the month that exemplifies our mission to amplify love, hope and compassion in the world. Communicating Across Distances Chris and Lisa L. were on a cruise during a family vacation when one of their kids, Chase, nearly drowned in a […]

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Our Caregiver Family of the Month – September 2013

The Power of CaringBridge: connection

Every month, CaringBridge recognizes a caregiver or family that brings to life our mission to amplify love, hope and compassion in the world. CaringBridge was happy and proud to welcome our September Family of the Month recently when they visited our Minnesota headquarters. Rhonda Z., her husband and eldest daughter spoke […]

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Dementia Caregiver Tip: Have Patients Tell Stories

Storytelling is good for memory-loss patients.

It’s been said that when an old person dies, a library burns to the ground. Their treasure-trove of memories, life experiences and teachable moments is lost forever. But recent findings reveal that allowing people with memory loss to talk about their lives and encouraging them to tell their personal stories […]

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Our Caregiver Family of the Month – August 2013

August Family of the Month

Every month, CaringBridge likes to recognize a caregiver or family of the month that exemplifies our mission to amplify love, hope and compassion in the world. Whether it’s in a classroom or on a CaringBridge Site, communication is important to success. Walt S., an educator, knew this. And during his treatment […]

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Join Author and CaringBridge Founder Sona Mehring for “Hope Conquers All” Signing Events

Sona Mehring signs “Hope Conquers All.”

Sona Mehring gets hugged a lot. Just about everywhere she goes, people want to thank her and let her know that CaringBridge – the online health social network she founded 16 years ago – changed their lives, or the life of someone they know and love. And why not hugs? […]

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