How To Effectively Help A Loved One With Tube Feeding

tube feeding

      What is tube feeding?   A medical device used to provide nutrition to your loved one who cannot get nutrition by mouth. That is unable to swallow safely, or need nutritional supplementation.   Tube feeding becomes necessary when our loved ones suffer from various diseases. That prevented them from swallowing. It allows … Read more

How To Effectively Help With Sundowning Now

sundowning

      My experience I have cared for many Alzheimer’s and Dementia loved ones with Sundowning.  It never ceases to amaze me, when the sun goes down and nighttime approaches so do the symptoms.  I have had loved ones come down with fever for no reason, fear, more confusion than a normal, claustrophobic feeling, … Read more

How To Effectively Help With Shingles Now

Shingles

  What are shingles?  Shingles is an acute viral inflammation of the sensory ganglia of spinal and cranial nerves associated with a vesicular eruption and neuralgic pain and caused by reactivation of the herpes virus causing chickenpox—called also herpes zoster, zona, zoster. Is it a viral disease? Over the past 25 years, I have had … Read more

How To Communicate With People With Memory Loss Now

Memory Loss

      What is memory loss Memory loss is unusual forgetfulness. You may not be able to remember new events, recall one or more memories of the past, or both. The memory loss may be for a short time and then resolve. Or, it may not go away, and, depending on the cause, it … Read more

How To Effectively Help With Macular Degeneration Now

Macular Degeneration

      What is Macular Degeneration In the first place, it is a chronic condition affecting the central part of the retina (the macula). And resulting in distortion or loss of central vision.  Also, the condition is also referred to as age-related macular degeneration or AMD. Secondly, the cause is from the formation of … Read more

How To Care For Your Loved One With Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia

    What is fibromyalgia   The first thing to remember, fibromyalgia can seriously affect the daily life of your senior loved one.  Another key point, it is a condition that is the onset of widespread muscle spasms, chronic pain, and fatigue. Which significantly interferes with their daily living.  As a result, it becomes more … Read more

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