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Self Care and the Family Caregiver: Tips You Need to Know

Posted by Roberta Carson, Founder & President, Zaggo, Inc. on Tue, Nov 19, 2019

 

As we recognize November as National Family Caregivers Month, Roberta Carson, Founder and President of Zaggo, Inc., shares advice for managing some of the often overlooked stress associated with caregiving. Zaggo was formed out of Roberta’s experience as a caregiver for her son Zachary during his 27-month battle with pediatric brain cancer.

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Topics: BBK Worldwide, Caregiver, Zaggo, Inc., Family Caregiver

Pharma15 Live! Special: The Caregiver's Caregiver

Posted by Danielle Frate on Tue, Dec 4, 2018

So much of the focus of clinical trial participation is on the patient and reducing site staff burden. But sometimes we forget about the role of the caregiver. After all, it is usually the caregiver driving the patient to their appointments, managing medication schedules, taking notes at doctor’s appointments, and much more. It makes you wonder: who is the caregiver’s caregiver? Enter Zaggo, a non-profit organization that provides the tools caregivers need to take care of their loved one as effectively and efficiently as possible.

Zaggo was born out of the experience of its founder and president, Roberta Carson, after she was thrust into the role of caregiver for her son Zachary during his 27-month battle with pediatric brain cancer.

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Topics: Patient Experience, Pharma15 Live!, Caregiver, Zaggo, Inc., Roberta Carson