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Caregivers: Take Care of Yourself

Caregivers need care, too. More than 15 million Americans care for family members who are ill or disabled. This care, though important, can take its toll on the caregiver. Caregivers face higher risks of depression, fatigue and illness.

http://www.newswise.com/articles/view/?id=36516

Fri 04-Jul-2003
Newswise
Rochester, Minn.

Caregivers need care, too. More than 15 million Americans care for family members who are ill or disabled. This care, though important, can take its toll on the caregiver. According to the July issue of Mayo Clinic Health Letter, caregivers face higher risks of depression, fatigue and illness. If you are a caregiver, be alert for signs that you may need help. These include:


If you experience any of the above, seek help from you doctor.
 

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