Tag: the elderly


Home care workers can relieve the stress of caregiving

23rd February

NEW YORK, February 22, 2012- Life in the U.S. can be pretty stressful, especially during the current economic climate. But for an estimated 65 million people across the nation, that stress is multiplied because they are caring for another person. Representing more than a quarter of the U.S. population, family caregivers spend an average of 20 hours a week caring for a mother, father, grandparent or other relative. If you haven’t been a family caregiver yet, just wait – odds are that you will be one someday.

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