Medical Minute: Caregiver’s Syndrome

BOSTON (CBS) – WBZ’s Dr. Murray Feingold discusses the stress involved in caregiving and how caregivers may need help.

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  • emom

    I totally understand this,,, as a caregiver myself, I have seen the ups and downs with it , Thankfully I have help for my loved one.. since he is in a nursing home.. However ,, the stres of that is just as bad on a family. Being the advicate for them and being sure they get the care they need… It takes a toll on anyone in a family… Getting support of any kind is key,,,, you can talk with a social worker at a nursing home, but for those living at home, you can talk with the doctor, however there are many supoort groups you can contact to assist you or find the help you may need, if its because of a heart association, alziemehers association , stroke association, cancer support groups,,,, there are many,,,, check with the doctor call your town hall , senior centers, check them out ,,,

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