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    Caregiving for Your Spouse Directory

    When your spouse is ill and it's your job to care for him or her, it can be hard to know how to help your spouse while taking care of yourself. You may face difficult decisions like nursing home care or financial decisions. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how to care for an aging or ill spouse, what you need to know to be prepared for big decisions, and much more.

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