Though it may not seem very long ago that you moved out of your parents’ house, it may be time to consider having them move in with you. While living with a parent has many advantages, it is important to take time to decide if it is best for you and the person moving in.
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.
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.
Click Read More to hear our interview with Dr. Wen.