4/16/2016 – You’re taking care of someone with Alzheimer’s, but who is taking care of you?

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“Caregiver stress is a very real thing. The person who has Alzheimer’s, they don’t experience stress in the same way that a caregiver does. For them, every moment is new. The caregivers are the ones that worry about the future and worry about the past and worry about the present. They’re constantly worrying about finances, what is going to happen next, it never lets up. But they feel like, ‘I don’t have the disease, I’m not entitled to the attention.’”

Read the full article at Los Angeles Times.

Longevity News 2016, mind

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