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Caregiver Stress: Tips for Taking Care of Yourself

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Caring for someone else can be both stressful and rewarding. This article helps to point out the rewarding aspects of caregiving as well as watching for signs that you may be at risk for wearing down, in order to prevent caregiver burnout or compassion fatigue.  It also provides some resources for caregivers to enable them to take good care of themselves.

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Last Review:01/16/2012