end of life http://wrvo.org en When illness causes parent-child role reversal http://wrvo.org/post/when-illness-causes-parent-child-role-reversal <p>At the beginning of life, parents generally take care of children. But later in life, many adult children find that they become the ones who must take care of their parents. Whether that transition happens suddenly or slowly over the years, it can be difficult because the roles parents and children have played for decades are reversed.</p><p>This week on “Take Care,” Dr. Leana Wen, an emergency physician and director of patient-centered care research at George Washington University, discusses some of the things adult children should keep in mind as they become caregivers.</p><p><strong>Click Read More to hear our interview with Dr. Wen.</strong></p><p> Mon, 27 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0000 Take Care Staff 50367 at http://wrvo.org When illness causes parent-child role reversal