care warrior /ˈker ˈwôrēər/ A family member or individual who takes care of a person who is not able to care for themselves. Care warriors assume the roles of nurse, doctor, financial counselor, chef, dietician, pharmacist, activity director, miracle worker, valet, housekeeper, companion, legal advisor, mind reader, spiritual advisor, administrative assistant and stylist. Care warriors possess high levels of patience and unconditional love and are resilient, consistent and flexible. Sense of humor required.
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