We know that caregivers are key to improved health of a patient.
A number of studies have been published that show that supporting caregivers may not only improve their own health but also the quality of life of the patients for whom they care.
So what can we do to support caregivers?
This holiday season, reaching out to someone you know that is a caregiver with a thoughtful gift may be just what the doctor ordered. Here are some ideas:
And of course you can give them the gift of knowledge, confidence and organization with the book, The Caregiver’s Journal, if they do not have one already.
No matter how you show your support for the caregivers in your family, they will appreciate the time you cared for them and made them the focus of your energy and efforts.