A journey in time with Alzheimer's

Cousin Compton from Australia sent me this link:

an excerpt from this post says:

“A number of studies and surveys show that caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or dementia often exacts a physical and psychological toll. Several show that Alzheimer’s caregivers have a greater risk than the general population for high level of stress hormones, impaired immunity, and greater incidences of hypertension and coronary heart disease .”

By WILLIAM WEIR, wweir@courant.comAlzheimer’s Care Can Make And The ‘Secondary Patient’
5:00 a.m. EDT, July 16, 20

It’s definitely back to walking for me!

Caring Is Sharing/ Sheila Grimes/July 17, 2013

Comments on: "CARING IS SHARING – Alzheimer’s Care and the ‘secondary patient’" (5)

  1. YES! You must after yourself too.


  2. Does this go for carers of daughters with Asperger’s too? It sure feels like it lately…I’ll be joining you on those walks 🙂


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