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    Caregiver Stress
    Are you caring for an older or disabled relative or friend? This fact sheet answers questions you may have about coping with the daily stress associated with this occupation.... Details >
    National Women's Health Information Center, Office on Women's Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Special Populations: Caregivers's Caregivers section features topics such as Alzheimer's disease, home health care, and terminal illness.... Details >
    U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
    10 Tips for Family Caregivers  External Links Disclaimer Logo
    Also available in: Spanish  External Links Disclaimer Logo
    Ten tips for family caregivers are included in this brief fact sheet on caregiving.... Details >
    National Family Caregivers Association
    A Guide to Improving Doctor/Caregiver Communications  External Links Disclaimer Logo
    This guide is intended to improve communications between family caregivers and health care professionals, especially physicians. The booklet's goal is towards better care for the patient, less stress... Details >
    National Family Caregivers Association
    Alzheimer's - Caregivers' Guide  External Links Disclaimer Logo
    Now that someone you care for has been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, many profound changes will occur in your life. This section examines the unique role of the caregiver, taking a look at the c... Details >
    NCOA Headquarters
    AXA Foundation Family Care Resource Connection  External Links Disclaimer Logo
    A database of resources for use by family caregivers and the professional community that works with families. This database provides access to caregiving resources in print, on videos and online that ... Details >
    National Alliance for Caregiving
    Caregiver Guide
    Also available in: Spanish
    Finding out that a loved one has Alzheimer's Disease can be stressful, frightening, and overwhelming. As you begin to take stock of the situation, here are some tips that may help. ... Details >
    Alzheimer's Disease Education and Referral Center, National Institute on Aging
    Caregiver Readiness Calculator  External Links Disclaimer Logo
    Are you ready to cope with the stresses of caregiving? Get practical advice and tips.... Details >
    University of Maryland Medical Center
    Caregivers' Guide to Medications and Aging  External Links Disclaimer Logo
    For older adults and people with disabilities, medications—prescription, over-the-counter, social drugs such as alcohol, and herbal remedies/alternative medicines—can be a double-edged sword. When not... Details >
    Family Caregiver Alliance
    Caring for the Caregiver  External Links Disclaimer Logo
    Caring for a child with a disability can create stress, depression, and physical problems. ... Details >
    American Occupational Therapy Association
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    Eldercare Locator, Administration on Aging
    AARPExternal Links Disclaimer Logo
    Caring ConnectionsExternal Links Disclaimer Logo
    Family Caregiver AllianceExternal Links Disclaimer Logo
    National Alliance for CaregivingExternal Links Disclaimer Logo
    National Association of Area Agencies on AgingExternal Links Disclaimer Logo
    National Association of Professional Geriatric Care ManagersExternal Links Disclaimer Logo
    National Family Caregivers AssociationExternal Links Disclaimer Logo
    National Stroke AssociationExternal Links Disclaimer Logo
    Rosalynn Carter Institute for CaregivingExternal Links Disclaimer Logo

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