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Tips for handling parents moving in with you

Emma LaFort, 88, lives with daughter Janice McGovern and her husband, Rick McGovern.
Emma LaFort, 88, lives with daughter Janice McGovern and her husband, Rick McGovern.Lane Turner/Globe Staff

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There are several things to consider when becoming a multigenerational household, according to Dr. Olivia Okereke, academic director of the geriatric psychiatry program at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and assistant professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School: Patience, ground rules, time management, resources available, and more.

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