A great piece on the importance of showing empathy for someone who has suffered a loss … http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2016/02/20/467263025/they-brought-cookies-for-a-new-widow-empathy-eases-death-s-pain?utm_source=facebook.com&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=npr&utm_term=nprnews&utm_content=20160220
Boston Globe Editorial about family members caring for a parent or relative … http://www.bostonglobe.com/opinion/editorials/2016/02/20/family-caregivers-need-more-support/M0lER5MuOrtZ8fL6ThJaxJ/story.html?event=event25
Information about palliative care, which focuses on relieving the discomfort and distress of serious illness. From The New York Times, February 12, 2016
Great article about the 44 million unpaid eldercare providers in the United States, the majority of whom are women, many working elder caregivers.
The Crisis Facing America’s Working Daughters, The Atlantic, February 9, 2016.