Being a childcare provider does not add to adults’ risks of contracting COVID-19, as long as childcare programs follow safety precautions, a study found. Protective practices like handwashing and disinfecting surfaces are vital to keeping the risk of infection low. Rates of community spread were more likely to predict whether […]
It’s natural to want to help a friend or family member cope with losing a loved-one to cancer, but it can feel awkward if you’re not sure where to start. Be proactive in your approach, rather than waiting for your friend to explain what they need. You should also focus […]
Sign up here to receive our newsletter Gender at Work in your inbox twice a month. In July, Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, announced a plan to invest $US775 billion in caregiving programs over the course of 10 years. Biden’s campaign figures that this investment will boost national […]
I have schizophrenia and my husband is my caregiver. If anything should happen to him, I could lose my house and be unable to afford the care I need. My husband and I decided to set up a safety net for me, and that started with a life insurance plan […]
Millennials are already dealing with a more expensive life than previous generations, thanks to higher costs of living and crushing student-loan debt. Now, an increasing number of millennials have another expense to contend with: caring for ageing parents. According to The Wall Street Journal, millennial caregivers are spending more of […]
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