If you’re caring for an elderly parent -- or parents -- and your own
children at the same time, you’re probably overwhelmed, overworked,
overscheduled, and exhausted. You’re also part of a growing cultural
phenomenonknown asthe “sandwich generation.”
As today’s parents have children later in life, it often means that their
childrearing and other family responsibilities collide head-on with the growing
needs of aging parents.
According to the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP),...