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Living Right: Caring for Caregiving Kids

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Giving shots, cleaning catheters, and monitoring medical equipment.

Caring for a sick, aging parent can be physically and emotionally draining.

But imagine balancing those full-time duties with homework, classes and tests? There are more than 1.3 million child caregivers in the U.S.

Many are too afraid or embarrassed to tell teachers or their peers.

Michelle Dunaway shows you how one woman is shedding light on their situation and offering their families solutions in today's Living Right.