Taking Care of Yourself | American Lung Association

Taking Care of Yourself

During a loved one's cancer journey, all of the focus is on their needs. However, caregivers need support too. Balancing your loved one's needs with your own can be difficult. By seeking support and focusing on your own health, you can keep well and be a better caregiver.

Self-Care Tips

Consider ways you can take care of yourself during this stressful time.

Caregiver Communities

Connect with others to help ease the burden of caregiving.

Grief Support

See steps you can take to help cope with your loss.

    Resources
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    Ask the Expert: Making Meaning of Your Diagnosis

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    Navigating Lung Cancer: Stories of Support

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    Caregiving Support Community

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    Approved by Scientific and Medical Editorial Review Panel. Last reviewed November 19, 2017.

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