Taking care of loved ones as they age is common, but sometimes circumstances force people to become caregivers much sooner than anticipated. On The Dr. Phil Show, Pfizer’s Chief Medical Officer, Freda Lewis-Hall, M.D. visits guest, Stephanie, a 24 year-old young woman who is currently acting as a caregiver for her dad.
There are millions of caregivers—people who are providing care for someone who is sick, disabled or aging— in the United States. This section offers information to help you safely care for an aging relative, tips for balancing work and caregiving, and more.