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Caregivers Still Struggle for Respect

...As millions of boomers’ parents continue to age, more people have been called on to be family caregivers. This increased demand has given caregiving a higher profile, which helps some, but the general public still tends to lack a true understanding and respect for what caregivers do. We shouldn’t have to justify our choices to care for our adult loved ones or go into a rant about how we are trying to fulfill what we see as our responsibilities. Yet we often do.

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