caring


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caring

the practice or profession of providing social or medical care
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In addition to caring for the elderly, more than one-fifth of all affluent investors provide financial assistance to an adult child.
And we must look beyond care of the individual patient, share our knowledge and collaborate with other stakeholders in caring for the population as a whole.
As caregivers, we must pay attention to our own biases or methods of caring.
Some feminists' oppose encouraging family care (as would be the case if cash were allowed to pay family members), but others value womens' caring nature, accept that caring opportunities/obligations will present themselves at various points in peoples' lives, and focus on how fairly to support caring with adequate programs (Baldwin & Twigg, 1991; Evers, 1994; Johanss0n & Sund-strom, 1994; Lingsom, 1994).