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The Healing Power of Negative Emotions

For caregivers, 'let it all hang out' can be a therapeutic prescription

En español | After his wife's cardiac arrest, the 70-year-old man carefully avoided saying anything negative. He feared upsetting her — and thereby inviting another heart attack. … Back to Article

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THE LIVES OF ELDERLY CAREGIVERS: A visit with a couple experiencing the caregiving stress of a retirement that didn’t go as planned.

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