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June 2016
Jun 2, 2016 1:06 PM

A cancer diagnosis leads to a deeper understanding of the impact of insufficient health care resources, translating to poor patient care and undue stress for the patient and family caregiver.

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October 2014

Oct 1, 2014 11:03 AM

Once patients enter home care, support for caregivers is crucial. This story is from a woman who asks the important questions once she assumes the role of his caregiver to her husband: 'Why aren't there caregiving classes as they do with new mothers for breastfeeding, or diabetics with insulin?'

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