Monday, March 17, 2014

Did You Know? One in Seven Workers is an Alzheimer's Caregiver

One in seven American workers is a caregiver for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or a related dementia.


Caring for loved ones with Alzheimer’s also creates an emotional toll that can further reduce workplace productivity: About 90 percent of caregivers said caring for someone with Alzheimer’s was emotionally stressful, and 70 percent said it was a financial strain on their families.

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Are Alzheimer's Caregivers the Forgotten Audio

By Bob DeMarco Alzheimer's Front Row Listen to Are Alzheimer's Caregivers the Forgotten?