Being a caregiver to someone with cancer can be one of the most rewarding experiences, but is definitely not easy or stress-free. Watching someone you love undergo surgery or countless treatments can be emotionally taxing. As much as you love someone, providing care can be difficult. The stress can bring a myriad of emotions -- many of which you may never expect like resentment or feeling unappreciated.
Recently, a reader emailed and had felt unappreciated by her recently diagnosed fiance. She felt he no longer valued her efforts and recognized her sacrifices. This reader's concerns are certainly valid and shared by so many caregivers. Read my response to her email, which gives tips for all caregivers.