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Dementia & Caregiving – Some tips.

"...caregiver burnout is real and can inadvertently lead to losing the very person providing care due to their own neglected health, financial strains and other accompanying problems. In a recent study, caregiver "strain" was associated with a 63 percent increased mortality risk, even after controlling for presence of cardiovascular disease and sociodemographic factors. Caregivers might even be at higher risk of cognitive impairment or dementia than non-caregivers"

https://health.usnews.com/health-care/for-better/articles/2016-11-09/the-importance-of-caring-for-yourself-while-caring-for-someone-with-alzheimers

If you’re caring for someone diagnosed with a dementia, please, follow link above to read my articles in US News & World Report:

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