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A family caregiver speaks up

Suzanne Mintz

A family caregiver speaks up

"it doesn"t have to be this hard"

by Suzanne Mintz

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Published by Capital Books in Sterling, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Caregivers

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSuzanne Geffen Mintz.
    SeriesCapital cares series
    ContributionsMintz, Suzanne
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA645.35 .M54 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 232 p. ;
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18026366M
    ISBN 109781933102467
    LC Control Number2007034238
    OCLC/WorldCa167499557

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The stress of being a caregiver. The stress associated with caring for ill family member has resulted in health issues for caregivers. The Center on Aging found that more than 1 in 10 caregivers say that the role of being a caregiver has caused their own health to decline.

National Family Caregivers Association. The National Family Caregivers Association (NFCA) supports, empowers, educates, and speaks up for the more than 50 million Americans who care for a chronically ill, aged, or disabled loved one. NFCA reaches across the boundaries of different diagnoses, different.

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A survey of family caregivers in the United States found that almost half (46%) take on tasks that are traditionally considered “nursing” or “medical,” such as injections, wound care, and operating medical equipment and monitors.

While the family caregivers’ assumption of such responsibilities is not new, the frequency may have increased over time.