Tag Archives: Family Caregiving

Family Spillover Effects For Health Care Treatments Should Be Valued

Measuring caregiver burden to calculate the societal cost of disease is important. However, it is arguably far less important than the direct loss in wellbeing to families and others who have a loved one afflicted with disease.

February 10, 2017

How Paid Family Leave Would Have Made Life Easier For One Family

In this year’s State of the Union address, President Obama brought some much-needed attention to the topic of family leave. In the months since, he and some of his allies in Congress have been championing the “Healthy Families Act,” which establishes guidelines providing that all employees...

May 29, 2015