What Is Elder Abuse And How To Overcome Abuse

Elderly Abuse

  The growing epidemic of elder abuse Elder abuse or mistreatment of older people go back to ancient times. While other forms of violence dominate public health issues, elder abuse still remains undercover. With the increase in the number of cases of elder abuse, it has now become a matter of grave public health concern. … Read more

How To Care For Your Loved One With Hearing Loss

  What is Hearing Loss Old age and hearing loss often go together. Making life really hard for our aging loved one. It is a gradual decrease in the hearing capacity of an individual. It is one of the most common problems encountered by our elderly population. Hearing loss makes life complicated for our aging loved … Read more

How To Masterfully Care For Back Problems Better

Back Problems

Caring for the elderly with back problems Back problems are one of the most common conditions of old age. It is one of the major reasons for pain and disability in our senior loved ones, which ruins their quality of life. If left untreated, it can make matters worse for our seniors. Dealing with this … Read more

How To Communicate in a Caregiving Crisis

  Communication First of all, communication is an important skill for anyone. It’s especially important as a caregiver. Good communication skills will lay the groundwork for your relationship with your patient or loved one to provide the best care possible. Your patient needs to feel that you are having a conversation with them—that you respect … Read more

How To Prevent Dehydration In Our Loved Ones

Dehydration|Senior couple holding glasses of water

  Dehydration is a common problem faced by our loved ones Dehydration is a serious condition, that can create many secondary complications. Getting our loved ones to drink more of fluids is not easy. And it sometimes becomes a daunting task to get them to drink enough water throughout the day. Dealing with this day out … Read more

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet on Sleeping Problems

Dealing with sleeping problems Unfortunately, sleeping problems are common in old age; however, this should not be taken as a normal problem.  Sleeping less is certainly not normal in old age. Sleep is important for our loved ones, as much as it is important for the younger generation. Statistics have revealed that more than 50 … Read more