How To Care For A Loved One With A Sensory Deficit

sensory deficit

What is sensory deficit As advancing age brings along many health problems, the sensory deficit is the one that makes life very difficult for our elderly loved ones. The sensory deficit can make communication, an extremely difficult affair for our loved ones. Living with hearing loss or vision impairment, or some other form of sensory … Read more

How To Best Help Seniors Adapt To The Internet

Internet

What’s the Real Truth About Seniors and the Internet? Most of us think of the Internet as something modern, something that the modern generations developed. Now, while it’s true that the current generation has had a lot to do with changing the Internet and how we use it, Baby Boomers actually get the credit for … Read more

How To Effectively Help Our Loved Ones Prevent A Heat Stroke

Heat Stroke

How to help seniors prevent a heat stroke Older adults aged 65 years and above are more vulnerable to problems related to heat and poor hydration. In a recent study done by the University of Chicago Medical Center. Seniors aged 65 years and above, accounted for about 40% of cases of the heat fatalities in … Read more

How To Effectively Help With Obesity In Our Loved Ones

Obesity

Obesity in the elderly – a complicated and neglected issue Obesity is not only a common problem among children and the adult population. But it is a problem that extends even to an older age. According to a study published in the American Nurses Association. The proportion of obese adults has doubled during the past … Read more

How To Best Help Manage Prostate Problems Now

Prostate Problems

Managing prostate problems in the elderly Prostate problems are a common for men aged 50 years and above. While some problems may mean a common part of aging, others may signal something very serious.   Prostate gland – understanding the anatomy and functions The prostate is basically a walnut–sized gland, that is just below the … Read more

How To Help Make Winter Depression Better

Winter Depression

Signs of winter depression in our elderly and ways to tame the disorder Change in the season can trigger depression and mood swings in our elderly. While many of us can adjust to seasonal changes, our elderly often find it difficult to remain active and cheerful. Often described as seasonal affective disorder, winter depression can … Read more

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