Katie Wilkinson

Head of Marketing

Katie Wilkinson is the Head of Marketing at Givers. Watching her dad take care of her mom when she was sick gave her a front-row seat to witness the weight of being an unpaid caregiver. Katie is passionate about the intersection of healthcare and technology, and making sure that unpaid family caregivers get the care and support they deserve.

Written by Katie Wilkinson

What is Huntington’s Disease?

Learn about Huntington's disease, a progressive genetic disorder that affects brain cells, causing motor dysfunction, cognitive decline, and psychiatric symptoms, impacting both patients and caregivers.
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What is HIV-Associated Neurocognitive Disorder?

Explore the causes, diagnosis, and treatment of HIV-associated Neurocognitive Disorder (HAND) and discover resources for caregivers to manage and support their loved ones.
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Post-Caregiver Syndrome: Symptoms, Risks, and Healing

Learn about the emotional and physical toll of caregiving and discover effective coping strategies for a healthier transition.
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Essential Wound Care Guide for Family Caregivers

Learn to identify, treat, and care for wounds at home, and know when to seek medical attention to ensure your loved one’s health and safety.
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How To Help Someone with PTSD

Supporting a loved one with PTSD involves understanding the condition, creating a safe environment, identifying triggers, encouraging treatment, and effective communication.
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What Is Vascular Dementia?

Discover the causes, symptoms, and treatments for vascular dementia, a condition resulting from impaired blood flow to the brain, affecting memory, mood, and movement.
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Addressing Common Sleep Disorders in Older Adults

Learn how to improve sleep quality in older adults by understanding common sleep disorders, their causes, and effective treatment options.
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Is SSI Taxable? What Caregivers Need to Know

Learn about the tax implications of Social Security benefits, the distinction between SSI and other benefits, and strategies to minimize tax liability for your loved ones.
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Strokes 101: Types, Symptoms, and Treatment

Learn to recognize, respond to, and prevent strokes with our comprehensive guide on symptoms, emergency actions, and lifestyle tips.
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What to Do While Waiting for Medicaid Approval

Learn how to navigate the waiting period for Medicaid approval with alternative healthcare options, from alternative healthcare options, to rights and responsibilities, and nursing home support.
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9 Best Coupon Apps to Help Caregivers Save Money

From traditional coupon-clipping apps to cash back reward programs, discover how these apps can help you stretch your caregiving budget further.
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What is Lewy Body Dementia?

Learn about Lewy body dementia, its symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment options, along with essential support strategies for caregivers and families.
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