Skin Care & Health — caring for elderly
The Stress of Being a Caregiver: Taking Care of Your Parents
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by: Carey Creasey With over 74 million Baby Boomers and 28 million Silent Generationers left, the chances of becoming a caregiver for one of your parents or a close family member is probable. It’s normal to feel overwhelmed when you are the sole provider for a parent, family member, or friend who is suffering from memory loss, physical limitations or other issues that prevent them from fully caring for themselves. If you meet any of the criteria below, you’re more likely to suffer from caregiver stress/burnout at some point. Female – Women are more likely to take on...