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On ElderCare’s blog, we write a lot about the experiences of family caregivers. Today, we want to take time to define exactly what this role is. What does it mean to be a “family caregiver?” Understanding what this term means and what family caregivers do can help identify your role in relation to your aging parents.
Take time to think about why your parents are acting the way they are and keep this in mind when responding to them.
In this blog, we will provide some ideas for how you can recover from the stressors of caregiving, as well as preventing caregiver burnout.