TITLE

Protect YOUR Health

AUTHOR(S)
Mintz, Suzanne
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
PN;Oct2006, Vol. 60 Issue 10, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the focus of the National Family Caregivers Association (NFCA) on protecting the health of family caregivers in the United States. According to the author, family caregivers encounter extreme stress that can affect their immune system. The NFCA promotes the need for caregivers to take better care of their health so that they can give better service to their families and patients.
ACCESSION #
22409122

 

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