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Caregiving: When the Caregiver Has a Chronic Condition

CaregiverManCaringForWomaniStock-667723992A double whammy here is that chronic stress is a problem for most caregivers and stress can be a trigger for many people who live with chronic migraines. It is for me. The fact is that whether caregivers have migraines, severe arthritis, asthma, or any other ailment if they are still functioning better than the person or people for whom they care, they carry on. It’s what we do.

Read the full article on HealthCentral about how caregivers carry on when they, too, have chronic conditions:

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