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11 Top Tips for Heart Failure Caregivers

Provide the best care you can.

Someone dear to you has been diagnosed with heart failure, a condition that develops when the heart no longer pumps as well as it needs to for delivering oxygen-rich blood throughout the body. You have volunteered for or been assigned to the caregiver role. It can be a very rewarding experience, helping someone who needs you. However, a few strategies may help you provide the best possible care without wearing yourself too thin.

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