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29% caregivers including children feels burden of giving care to elderly: Survey


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15th June is recognized as World Elder Abuse Awareness Day globally and on this day a survey has been released by Helpage India, which states that nearly 29% of the caregivers including son, daughter-in-law, daughter, and son-in-law experienced moderate to severe burden of caregiving of an elder. Out of 29% caregivers, 15% felt a severe burden of taking care of an elderly. 35% caregivers never felt happy while taking care.