In first place is Alzheimer's disease, a serious disease of the nervous system whose nature is still not established. Scientists analyzed the health status of 236 carers for people with Alzheimer's and found in some cases, the symptoms moved to the person caring for the sick, writes Reuters.
According to experts, should periodically carry out a full survey of carers, including examination by a psychiatrist. Otherwise to speak about guarantees of preservation of health of the employee or family member of a person is not necessary. Not every person can become a guardian, emphasize the scientists.
When examined in the context of the research the scientists found the number of carers the symptoms of depression, high stress. At particular risk were relatives and spouses of people with Alzheimer's disease.