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Juggling Priorities for Multiple Elders Reality for Many Caregivers

CaringMultiplePeopleiStock-538643869My car, buffeted by wind that had chilled to 30 below zero, plowed through yet-to-be-cleared streets. Mom had set off her personal alarm so the dispatcher called me as planned. It had been one of those days. I’d just returned home from the nearby nursing facility after trying to calm my dad, who was experiencing a major anxiety episode due to his dementia. No rest for the caregiver. I climbed back in the car and fought my way through the streets to Mom. 

Read the full article on HealthCentral's The Candid Caregiver about how many of us struggle caring for multiple people:

By #TheCandidCaregiver #CarolBradleyBursack

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