Mental Health

Both caregiver and Alzheimer’s patient can suffer from mental health issues. Here’s what you need to know to stay strong.

Alzheimers what they forget to tell you – bonus

Alzheimers what they forget to tell you – bonus

by CARON LEID
Contributor

A candid, unedited discussion about Alzheimer’s disease and caregiving in the sandwich generation. Talking to other caregivers, dealing with issues such as social isolation, depression and self-care with my cousin Wendy



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