16 Oct '11, 9pm

Caregivers need care, too: The stress faced by Ms Cho, and other caregivers like her, is what Khoo Teck Puat Hos...

SINGAPORE - When her grandaunt was diagnosed with colorectal cancer in 2003, Ms Cho Peilin had just started work at a law firm. But she accepted the role of caregiver "because she is family" - her grandaunt had looked after Ms Cho and her siblings for over 20 years. But the caregiving duties were to intensify. In 2006, her grandaunt was diagnosed with dementia. Three years later, she became immobile after several falls, and was also diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. Caregiving become nearly impossible to balance with a full-time job. The stress faced by Ms Cho, and other caregivers like her, is what Khoo Teck Puat Hospital (KTPH) hopes to address, through events like that this Saturday to equip caregivers with resources and stress management skills. While most programmes impart "hard skills" like wound dressing or transferring a patient from a wheelchair to a bed, Caregi...

Full article: http://www.todayonline.com/Singapore/EDC111017-0000091/Ca...

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