Distress relief

Author:
HIRST Michael
Journal article citation:
Care and Health Magazine, 5.04.05, 2005, pp.26-27.
Publisher:
Care and Health

Reports on research from the Social Policy Research Unit (SPRU) designed to measure and monitor health inequalities between carers and noncarers. The study used data from the British Household Panel Survey (BHPS) covering the period from 1991 to 2000. Results found that emotional and mental health problems are more often associated with caregiving than physical health problems

Subject terms:
stress, carers, health;
Content type:
research
ISSN print:
1477-9943

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