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Take Control of Your Health | Caregiving Conversations
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Heart Health | People sharing stories about recognizing, treating and managing heart valve disease. Find out more about Taking Control of your heart health here.

Diabetes | People sharing strategies and insights about preventing and managing diabetes. Find out more about Taking Control of Diabetes here.

Caregiving Conversations | Caregivers discuss the challenges of caring for a loved one with a serious diagnosis or in the last stages of life

What Matters Most | Family members discuss facing a loved one’s serious illness with an open heart and loving support

Caregiving Conversations: Family Health History Matters

Shavon talks about the importance of having (sometimes difficult) family conversations about health history and treatments.

Caregiving Conversations: Handling News of a Serious Diagnosis

Nkem advises pausing to seek support, when you learn of a serious health diagnosis.

Caregiving Conversations: Different Symptoms, Different Needs

Nkem talks about how her husband’s role as caregiver shifted, as her illness went into remission.

Caregiving Conversations: Straight Talking Doctor

Betsy talks about how family members might have different preferences about how doctor communicates when the end is near.

Caregiving Conversations: Hospice was a Relief

Betsy shares how when her sister was dying of cancer, the family disagreed about when to involve hospice.

Caregiving Conversations: Being Your Own Caregiver

Teresa learned how to advocate for herself, while facing serious illness.

Caregiving Conversations: Community Support is Key

Teresa shares how support from friends and co-workers helped her know she was not alone, while she battled cancer.

Caregiving Conversations: Lakota Tradition Views Death as a Scout

LeMoine talks about how death is understood from the perspective and tradition of his Lakota heritage.

Caregiving Conversations: Dream Provides Guidance

LeMoine shares how his Lakota tradition provides a philosophy for life that guides his family in dealing with end of life decision making.

Caregiving Conversations: Setting Priorities

Carol talks about how her late husband insisted that she be his only caregiver, and how she knew their time together was precious.

Supported by...

McKnight FoundationPohlad family foundationThe Minneapolis FoundationSaint Paul & Minnesota Foundation