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FatherSon_shutterstock_765735664Caregiving can come upon us gradually - what I call the "sneak up effect." You do a little here. A little there. It's all fine because you want to help your older adults stay safe and healthy and, if possible, happy. What can happen, though, is that you get so busy doing, doing, doing that you don't stop to think about the toll it's taking on you. This is where burnout starts. If you start early, it's easier but even if you haven't some things can change that may help protect you from complete burnout.

Read more on Egosancares blog about how caregivers can keep from going under:

Minding Our Elders: Caregivers Share Their Personal Stories. “I hold onto your book as a life preserver and am reading it slowly on purpose...I don't want it to end.” ...Craig William Dayton, Film Composer

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