Holding down a demanding career while also caring for a parent or child can be overwhelming. Meet two women doing their best to make it work.
Author: Trish Richards
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For people who are in the workforce already, the added burden of unpaid caregiving for a family member or loved one may lead to insomnia and other sleep issues.
National Caregivers Alliance estimates that up to 70 per cent of caregivers have significant symptoms of depression.
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One quarter of older women are caregivers, and it’s taking a toll on their work lives.
Despite the fact that the physical and emotional toll on family caregivers is well-documented, little has been done to integrate caregiver support into the routine care of dementia patients, a US publication notes.
When a sibling lives farther away from their caregiver brother or sister, they may not realize the day-to-day tasks of taking care of parents.
This study’s findings may have implications for elderly adults in the early stages of dementia, who may be unable to exercise for 20 minutes at a time or longer.