Aug 12

Why Do Spousal Caregivers Need More Support?

By MD for Seniors

Million of adults take on the responsibility of caring for their spouses once they start to exhibit signs of memory loss. Factors like caregiver stress have been a challenge for those supporting their loved ones. Research has also shown that spousal caregivers are at a greater risk of developing dementia themselves. People looking after their husband or wife should take the proper steps to ensure that they are maintaining healthy lifestyles.

The Alzheimer’s Association explained that one of the most difficult changes that spousal caregiver have to adapt to is the drastic alteration in their relationships. Intimacy may …read more

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