3 people tell us how much their caregivers mean to them
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Peg Steinberg

Peg talks with her son, Dan, about how her children cared for her during her lengthy struggle with cancer.

thank you shasti

Shasti O’Leary-Soudant

Shasti talks about her husband’s devotion helped her survive Hodgkin’s disease.

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Doris Cohen

Doris tells her daughter, Lisa, how much she helped her through the loss of her husband and her battle with cancer.

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Written by Michelle Daly

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  1. My mom has lived with me for 5 years now and every single day without fail she says “I’m so grateful that I’m living with you”

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  2. Mom has told me several times she appreciates all w do. She will be 91 in a couple of weeks. We moved her in with us over sear ago. She can’t walk , has dementia and it is hard for her to verbalize her feelings so it means a lot.

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  3. I think sometimes guilt causes those who get care, or family of those people, to not verbalize appreciation.

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