Some clinical trials are now enrolling cancer caregivers to look at how best to alleviate the stress that caregivers face. With about 44 million family caregivers in the United States caring for a range of needs, it's vital that caregivers get the support they need.
Though current studies are small in size, the topic is important. Those listed in this article are looking at telephone and in person support for a set period of time to see if that sort of assistance relieves some of the stress cancer caregivers are under.
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Clinical Trials Need Cancer Caregivers Too