Caring for the caregivers

 

Dealing with cancer diagnosis is a loved one can be taxing both emotionally and physically. A caregiver is someone who helps a cancer patient with daily activities. It’s important for the caregivers to be in good health so that the patient can in turn be well looked after.

Caregivers must apply the principles of cancer prevention i.e. stress reduction, physical exercise and good diet to help them keep in good health.

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