Role Reversal: In Trying Times, Children Become Caregivers

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Across the country, children are providing care for sick parents or grandparents -- lifting frail bodies off beds or toilets, managing medication, washing, feeding, dressing, talking with doctors. Schools, social service agencies and health providers are often unaware of those responsibilities because families members may be too embarrassed, or stoic.

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