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Despite MS, I Am a Caregiver

Dan and Jennifer Digmann Health Guide April 25, 2012
  • Memories of an old Nike advertisement when Charles Barkley proclaimed that he was not a role model got me thinking of something I am not.   I am not a caregiver.   I mean, I can't be. After all, I am the one in the wheelchair. The one who no longer stands without help. The one who says repe...

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  • Vicki
    Health Guide
    Apr. 28, 2012

    Many of us begin to feel useless soon after MS diagnosis. Thank you for poimting out that is untrue. Everone is sick or depressed at one time or another and needs help.

     

    The smallest act of listening can be providing care. When needed, do what you can to help your caregiver. As Jennifer says, providing help works both ways, you have helped and you no...

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    Many of us begin to feel useless soon after MS diagnosis. Thank you for poimting out that is untrue. Everone is sick or depressed at one time or another and needs help.

     

    The smallest act of listening can be providing care. When needed, do what you can to help your caregiver. As Jennifer says, providing help works both ways, you have helped and you no longer feel useless. You have value.

     

    Thanks Dann and Jen for sharing this lesson.