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Groups That Give Advice on Caregiving

There are lots of resources online that can help you make plans for taking care of your loved one. Check out these web sites for some useful information about caregiving.

AARP

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From the time you are born to around the time you turn 30, your muscles grow larger and stronger. But at some point in your 30s, you begin to lose muscle mass and function, a condition known as age-related sarcopenia or sarcopenia with aging. People who are physically inactive can lose as much as 3% to 5% of their muscle mass per decade after age 30. Even if you are active, you will still experience some muscle loss. Although there is no generally accepted test or specific level of muscle mass for...

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Administration on Aging

Alzheimer's Association

Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving

Eldercare Locator

Family Caregiver Alliance

Housing and Urban Development

Medicare

National Alliance for Caregiving

National Center for Assisted Living

National Hospice and Palliative Care Center

National Resource Center on Supportive Housing and Home Modification

Well Spouse Association

WebMD Medical Reference

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson, MD on February 22, 2015

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