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Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany Unveils 'Embracing Carers' Initiative

Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany has launched Embracing Carers, a global initiative to recognize and raise awareness of the crucial role of unpaid caregivers.

  • New findings address the emotional, financial and health implications of being an unpaid caregiver
  • 42% of unpaid caregivers surveyed report putting the health of the person they are caring for above their own; more than half report their physical health has suffered
  • Leading organizations come together to raise caregiver challenges as a public health priority
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Type of Reference
Press
Publisher
Close-up Media inc
Publication Year
2017