January 23, 2017
Older people who help and support others are also doing themselves a favour. An international research team has found that grandparents who care for their grandchildren on average live longer than grandparents who do not.
January 16, 2017
Researchers, policymakers and healthcare providers are slowly recognizing that with training and education, family caregivers will be better equipped to handle the increasingly complex medical tasks being asked of them, less likely to make mistakes or cause or suffer injuries, and more likely to detect potential problems, such as the early signs of an infection.
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