She does her grandchildren’s school run every morning, and spends one evening a week and every Saturday with her 85-year-old mother, who lives alone and is increasingly frail. I do think, gosh, when will I be allowed to get old myself? “I thought I’d be slowing down now and shedding my responsibilities, but I’m going to be juggling work and caring for many years to come – with the caring lasting well past retirement age.” Beverley is part of the sandwich generation – people who care for ageing parents while supporting their children.
When the term was coined, it generally referred to people in their 30s and 40s.
This piece of the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act is aimed at curbing employment of undocumented immigrants.
But privacy advocates fear the inevitable mission creep, ending with the proof of self being required at polling places, to rent a house, buy a gun, open a bank account, acquire credit, board a plane or even attend a sporting event or log on the internet.
Last year, asthma - an inflammation of the airways that affects breathing - claimed around 1,400 lives in Britain.