Category: Family Caregivers

Healthcare System Must Support Caregivers

According to article by FierceHealthcare:   More and more people are caring for elderly relatives, so it’s imperative that the healthcare system consider a family-centered approach to care, according to a new report. The report, which comes from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine, notes that nearly 18 million Americans care for a family member […]

“Caring For Seenagers” Series – Part 2 My History

My dad and I both moved our respective parents to live with us in our homes as they aged and could not take care of themselves. We both took care of our parents as primary caregivers. We both had friends and family on the side lines telling us their opinions. My grandparents passed away within […]