Taking care of the caregiver.

  title={Taking care of the caregiver.},
  author={Lisa A Gutekunst},
  journal={Journal of renal nutrition : the official journal of the Council on Renal Nutrition of the National Kidney Foundation},
  volume={22 6},
IT’S PLAIN AND simple; we ignore taking care of ourselves. I just had the following conversation with a coworker: ‘‘Lisa, did you make that doctor’s appointment?’’ I respond, ‘‘No, I haven’t had time yet. Right now work is busy, I have some side projects to complete, my husband is finishing up a car restoration, my daughter has oral surgery this week, camp next week, and I need to make sure she is ready to start school in a few weeks.’’ So, I come last in my list of priorities. Many of us are… CONTINUE READING

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