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I write every Thursday and Saturday for WRAL on the most pressing questions for those caring for elder loved ones. Visit "Aging Well" to see the latest. Email me with questions you'd like me to tackle.

A New Year's Resolution: Deepening Our Connections, by Liisa Ogburn for WRAL (December 30, 2017)

Reducing Junk Mail, Email and Sales Calls, by Liisa Ogburn for WRAL (December 28, 2017)

A Creative Approach to Celebrating the Holidays with Alzheimers in the House, by Liisa Ogburn for WRAL (December 28, 2017)

A Meaningful Holiday Gift: Our Stories, by Liisa Ogburn for WRAL (December 21, 2017)

Bringing Light into the Dark, by Liisa Ogburn for WRAL (December 19, 2017)

Best Books for Those Caring for Elderly Parents, by Liisa Ogburn for WRAL (December 14, 2017)

Beating the Holiday Blues, by Liisa Ogburn for WRAL (December 9, 2017)

Tips for Traveling Seniors, by Liisa Ogburn for WRAL (December 7, 2017)

Gift Ideas from the NC Assistive Technology Program, by Liisa Ogburn for WRAL (December 2, 2017)

Choosing a Home Care Agency, by Liisa Ogburn for WRAL (November 30, 2017)

Just Listen, by Liisa Ogburn for WRAL (December 25, 2017)

Remembering to Be Thankful at Thanksgiving, by Liisa Ogburn for WRAL (December 23, 2017)

Signs that Mom May Need Home Help, by Liisa Ogburn for WRAL (November 18, 2017)

Services That Can Help Seniors in the Triangle Age in Place, by Liisa Ogburn for WRAL (November 16, 2017)

Are You Overpaying for Medic are Part D? by Liisa Ogburn for WRAL (November 11, 2017)

 

Is It Alzheimer's or Just Old Age? by Liisa Ogburn for WRAL (September 23, 2017)

Calls from the Alzheimer's Hotline: An Interview with Dee Dee Harris, by Liisa Ogburn for WRAL (September 21, 2017)

The Awesomettes Use Sparkle, Social Connection to Ease Aging, by Liisa Ogburn for WRAL (September 18, 2017)

Expect Medicare to Cover AssistedLiving? Think Again, by Liisa Ogburn for WRAL (September 16, 2017)

Know Road Signs and Resources to Aid Aging Loved Ones, by Liisa Ogburn for WRAL (September 10, 2017)

The Call After the Fall: What To Do With Grandma, Liisa Ogburn for WRAL (September 14, 2017)

Helping Seniors Stay Safely At Home for Longer: Apps for Smart Phones and Tablets, by Liisa Ogburn for SAS (January 17, 2017)

 

Here are previous pieces published in the New York Times: 

Loving a Grandpa, Right Down to his Toes, by Liisa Ogburn for the New York Times (January 16, 2016)

Blue-Haired Bingo in Footie Pajamas, by Liisa Ogburn for the New York Times (December 25, 2014)

Lessons in Living While Dying, From Pop, by Liisa Ogburn for the New York Times (November 16, 2014)

An Education of the Heart: The Glenwood Towers Senior Center Prom, by Liisa Ogburn for the New York Times (June 27, 2014)

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