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When caring for a loved one, many caregivers go it alone
Posted March 12, 2014, 3:22 pm Updated October 29, 2015, 8:28 pm Heidi Godman, Executive Editor, Harvard Health Letter History is repeating itself in my family. My mother has Parkinsonís disease, and my father is her caregiver. Forty years ago, my mom was the caregiver for her own mother, who had advanced Parkinsonís disease and dementia.